The Clerk is the Chief Executive, and the first principal adviser to the Speaker and Members of Parliament on parliamentary law and procedure. The Clerk is responsible for providing specialist technical advice and professional services to support the Speaker and Members carry out their responsibilities to the House, and its Committees. The Clerk ensures that House proceedings are properly documented, and records maintained.
|1965 – 1973||John W. Scott||Joseph Caffery|
|1974 – 1980||Joseph Caffery||Manuela Puna|
|1980 – 1997||Manuela Puna||Nga Valoa|
|1998 – 2012||Nga Valoa||Tupuna Rakanui|
|2013 (6mths)||Tupuna Rakanui||Helen Maunga|
|2013 – 2018||John Tangi||Helen Maunga|
|2018 – present||Tangata Vainerere||Helen Maunga|