Te Mana o Ngati Rangitihi Trust were planning to hold meetings though October to get a mandate for their Waitangi Treaty settlement.

But Te Mana chairman Graham Pryor said they have decided to do away those hui but instead have a local member meeting this Sunday 29 September in Matata because of feedback from their people and their what their thoughts are.

Graham Pryor is encouraging his people to attend the meeting and have their say on what Te Mana o Ngati Rangitihi should be doing in regard to Treaty issues.

The Office of Settlements have already endorsed Te Mana o Rangitihi as negotiator for its people to the Minister of Waitangi Treaty Settlements.

Te Mana o Ngati Rangitihi wants to make sure every member agrees to what will take place so no one disrupts the forward momentum of plans that will assure a full outcome.

E whakaaro ana Te Mana o Ngati Rangitihi kia hui hui tona iwi hei te roanga o te marama o Whiringa-a-nuku kia whai mana hei mangai ki nga kokoraho o te Tiriti o Waitangi. Engari ki nga korero a te heamana o Te Mana o Ngati Rangitihi a Graham Pryor kua whakakore ke ratau i era hui hui kia hui ke a tenei Ratapu te rua tekau ma iwa o Mahuru ki Matata na runga i nga korero kua taka mai i te iwi o Ngati Rangitihi he aha o ratau whakaaro. No reira te whakahau a Graham Pryor ki tona iwi kia tae ki te hui-a-iwi kia whakaputa nga kupu o o ratau whakaaro me aha Te Mana o Ngati Rangitihi ki te whakahaere i nga take o Tiriti o Waitangi. Otira kua whakatau Te Tari Whakatau Take e pa ana ki Te Tiriti o Waitangi i Te Mana o Ngati Rangitihi hei mangai o tona iwi o Ngati Rangitihi ki te Minita Tiriti o Waitangi. Otira he kaupapa ma Te Mana o Ngati Rangitihi kia whakaae katoa nga tangata o tona iwi kia kaua tetahi e whakaporearea i tona whakaritenga kia anga whakamua nga kaupapa e oti pai ai.