Tiaki Promise

Tiaki means to care and protect. The Tiaki Promise is a commitment to care for New Zealand, for now and for future generations.
Tiaki promise

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.

How to care for New Zealand

Protect nature
Keep NZ clean
Drive carefully
Be prepared
Show respect

Follow the Tiaki Promise when travelling to New Zealand and find out more at Tiakinewzealand.com