Tiaki Promise

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Tiaki is a Māori word that loosely means to care, conserve, and protect. It is a significant part of Māori culture and can be found in important cultural concepts such as kaitiakitanga.

Tiaki means to care for people and place. New Zealanders have a special connection to the land, and want to help visitors travel safely and conscientiously. The Tiaki Promise is a commitment to care for New Zealand, for Now and for Future Generations.

New Zealand is precious, and everyone who lives and Travels here has a responsibility to look after it. By following the Tiaki Promise, you are making a commitment to New Zealand. To act as a Guardian, Protect and Preserve our home.

Tiaki – Care for New Zealand was created through a collective desire to share a connection to the natural world, inspiring and helping visitors to travel safely and conscientiously.

Find more information about Tiaki Promise here