Using the knowledge of the past to enlighten environmental policy and planning.
Bridging conversations, world views and understandings.
Providing context to inform strategic thinking.
Get the best result. Our upfront planning and policy advice helps you prevent unnecessary setbacks and expense.
Draw on our skills in influencing regulatory processes, such as the Resource Management and Conservation Acts, and Environment Court proceedings.
Applied research to assist with connection to place, management of heritage sites and more.
Our research-based engagement ethos will ensure your iwi and hapu engagement is respectful and informed.
From Council Chambers to kitchen tables, we support whanau and companies to articulate their histories, identities and world views for future planning.
"Without Kauati it would have been an uphill battle. Kauati provided a foundation for the other experts to advance opinions that, previously, wouldn’t get much traction."
We bring specialist knowledge of the historical context to inform the present and enlighten possible paths for the future.