Fisheries - Iwi Collective Partnership (ICP)

Te Waka Pupuri Pūtea is part of an Iwi Collective Partnership (ICP), which manages more than 13,000 tonnes of fish quota caught annually on behalf of the collective. The ICP is the largest collective of iwi involved in the fisheries sector in New Zealand. These iwi include Te Rarawa, Ngā Rauru Kiitahi, Ngāi Te Rangi, Ngāti Awa, Ngāti Manawa, Ngāti Porou, Ngāti Ruanui, Taranaki Iwi, Ngāitai, Ngāti Tūwharetoa, Whakatōhea and Te Arawa.

The ICP venture partners include Aotearoa Fisheries Limited (AFL), Sanford, Pelco and Tahi Marine. The ICP partners export seafood products to markets within New Zealand, Australia, the Pacific Islands, South Korea, China, Japan, Singapore, Russia, the United Kingdom and the United States.

The ICP has also formed a 50/50 joint venture with Aotearoa Fisheries Limited, involving approximately 2,000 tonnes of ICP inshore wet-fish quota. The joint venture has the objective of increasing Iwi participation and experience along the value chain. The ICP also maintains a partnership with Sanford which provides Iwi members with opportunities for employment in the fisheries sector.

ICP Values and Principles

 Whanaungatanga Mutual respect and integrity in all we do - building lasting relationships (kotahitanga). 
 Manaakitanga Looking after each other, being supportive, honest and open.
 Mākohakoha  High levels of achievement through expertise, and effective and efficient management.
 Kaitiakitanga Guardians of the resources for today and future generations.
 Whakaaronui  Vision, creativity, innovation, pro-activeness and initiative.