Māori issues

RMA reforms ‘breach Treaty settlement deal’, Waikato-Tainui say

Plans to overhaul the Resource Management may breach the terms of a historic Treaty settlement, according to the iwi prepared for a legal battle to argue its case. Dileepa Fonseka reports.

Waikato-Tainui say the Crown is breaching its historic settlement promising “co-governance” of the Waikato River by bringing forward Resource Management Act (RMA) reforms with

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