Our people, whānau and communities of Tairāwhiti are able to live the lives we value in ways that matter to us.
The Tairāwhiti economy is diverse, innovative, resilient and regenerative and provides access to well-paid, quality jobs. Our people have sustainable livelihoods from paid and unpaid work.
Communities are healthy, happy and empowered. The voice of communities is integral to decisions that impact their lives.
Our people, whānau and communities in Tairāwhiti have respectful, connected and collaborative relationships.
Diverse systems of knowledge, information and Mātauranga Māori are accessible, utilised, valued and evolve.
Culture connects the people of Tairāwhiti. We express, celebrate and value our diversity, heritage and taonga.
The quality of our land, water, air and atmosphere is pristine. Our biodiversity is abundant.We practise kaitiakitanga.