The Academy
Parliament

Parliament of the Cook Islands

Hon. Tutai Tura, Speaker of Parliament
CPA Cook Islands Branch President
Parliament of the Cook Islands tutai.tura@cookislands.gov.ck
Mr Tangata Vainerere, Clerk of Parliament
CPA Cook Islands Branch Secretary
Parliament of the Cook Islands tangata.vainerere@cookislands.gov.ck

Joined the Commonwealth: 1931

CPA Branch formed: 1 January 1969 

Unicameral/Bicameral: Unicameral

Parliament/Legislature website: Parliament of Cook Islands

Number of Departmental/Ministry Oversight Committees: 9 (Parliamentary Select Committees: Standing Orders Committee; Special Select Committee; Public Accounts Committee; Crimes Bill Select Committee; Infrastructure Bill Select Committee; Remuneration Tribunal. Standing Select Committees: Government Caucus Committee; Standing Orders Committee; Bills Committee.)

Names of House Management (such as Privileges or Procedure) Committees: Standing Orders Committee, Business Committee

 


Articles in The Parliamentarian (2013-2021):


 

Key Facts

Flag
Population
15,324
CPA Branch Formed
01 Jan 1969
Voting Age
18
First Parliament
20 Apr 1965
Seat of Parliament
Rarotonga