Census 2023

Due to the impact of Cyclone Gabrielle, an extension has been applied in Te Hiku o Te Ika.

It is really important that we all do our part and complete our forms this year so our voices are counted and heard!

Iwi-led census collectors are delivering papers to your whare, but if you'd like to complete it now you can go to and get an access code to take part online whenever you are ready.

Ngā mihi Te Hiku Media for getting our whānau voice out there!

To hear whānau kōrero, click each image for video links 

Katie Murray, Chair - Te Rūnanga o Te Rarawa

Encourages everyone to complete the census this year.

Mike Te Wake - Te Rūnanga o Te Rarawa

Sharing your voice in the census means it can be heard when we need it the most.

Reuben Taipari - Achieve Tino Rangatiratanga

Rather than hoping & praying, Rueben Taipari says census data informs effective solutions for community issues.

Connor O'Sullivan - Reflect What We Are Passionate About

As a young father, Connor O'Sullivan is participating to ensure the systems that serve us also reflect us.