Story: Tōrangapū – Māori and political parties

Māori electorates, 1867 onwards

Click on the maps to see how the Māori electorates have changed in shape, name and number since their formation in 1867. Note that only major changes are shown. Minor boundary changes also occurred between the dates in this series.

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Ann Sullivan, 'Tōrangapū – Māori and political parties - Creating a Māori electoral system', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/interactive/36732/maori-electorates-1867-onwards (accessed 25 February 2020)

Story by Ann Sullivan, published 20 Jun 2012, reviewed & revised 18 Jul 2016