The Department of Internal Affairs

The Department of Internal Affairs

Te Tari Taiwhenua

Building a safe, prosperous and respected nation

 

He Tohu - Useful links

He Tohu website

Archives New Zealand

More information about the 1835 Declaration of Independence, the 1840 Treaty of Waitangi, and the 1893 Women’s Suffrage Petition is on the Archives New Zealand website.

Go to Archives New Zealand's website

National Library of New Zealand

The National Library of New Zealand helps you access and use the collective knowledge of the nation. More information about visiting the library and how it operates is available on its website.

Go to the National Library of New Zealand's website

Other agencies and helpful sites

Archives NZ Flickr albums including te Tiriti o Waitangi

Archives NZ Flickr album about suffrage and women’s history

Suffrage signatures: Search the 1893 Women’s Suffrage Petition by name and download the relevant sheet with the signature

Treaty History: a comprehensive history of the Treaty including its timeline, its signatories, and the Treaty in practice

Waitangi Tribunal homepage

Waitangi National Trust. The Trust administers the Treaty Grounds at Waitangi