Te RŪnanga Ō ŌtĀkou invites all potential members to register with us.

If you are able to:

  • trace your whakapapa from our tupuna Moki (II) or Taoka, or,
  • trace your whakapapa to an original Crown grantee to the land known as Ōtākou Native Reserve,

you are eligible to become a member of the Rūnanga, and we encourage you to apply to be registered. Registration forms are available on request from the Rūnanga office, or downloadable from this website.

Please note you will need to provide your 1848 kaumatua number on the registration form.

If you require more information on registering with Te Rūnanga ō Ōtākou, please contact the office.

If you require more information on your whakapapa in general, please contact the Whakapapa Unit at Te Rūnanga o Ngāi Tahu, 0800 WHAI RAWA

Natalie Karaitiana | Manager
Te Rūnanga ō Ōtākou Inc
45 Tamatea Rd, Otakou, R D 2, Dunedin 9077
Ph (03) 478 0352; Fax (03) 478 0354