Funding Applications in Te Reo Māori (MinCH)
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From: Nic Lane
Dear Ministry for Culture and Heritage,
Are you able to give a breakdown of the number of funding applications that have been submitted in Te Reo Māori over the last financial year to Manatū Taonga.
Ministry for Culture and Heritage
31 August 2022
[FYI request #20251 email]
Tēnā koe Nic
I refer to your request received on 17 August 2022, which has been
considered under the Official Information Act 1982 (OIA), for the
Are you able to give a breakdown of the number of funding applications
that have been submitted in Te Reo Māori over the last financial year to
The Ministry does not measure language of submission as a metric for
funding applications; though, through conversations with fund managers
within Manatū Taonga, we noted one full application being comprised wholly
of Te Reo Māori submitted to Ngā Kōrero Tuku Iho Oral History in October
2021. Additionally, some funding applications submitted to Manatū Taonga
contain words and phrases in Te Reo Māori.
If you wish to discuss this decision with us, please feel free to contact
[Ministry for Culture and Heritage request email].
You have the right to seek an investigation and review by the Ombudsman of
this decision. Information about how to make a complaint is available at
www.ombudsman.parliament.nz or freephone 0800 802 602.
Nāku noa, nā
Pou Arataki o Te Pae Hāpai Minita
Manager, Ministerial Services
1. mailto:[FYI request #20251 email]
2. mailto:[Ministry for Culture and Heritage request email]