Tiaki means to care for people and place. 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, protecting and preserving our home.
Nau mai, haere mai ki Aotearoa. Welcome to New Zealand.
While travelling in New Zealand I will
- care for land, sea and nature. Treading lightly and leaving no trace.
- travel safely, showing care and consideration for all.
- respect culture, travelling with an open heart and mind.