THE MICHAEL KING WRITERS' CENTRE TRUST
The Michael King Writers' Centre is overseen by the Michael King Writers' Studio Trust.
Trustees are listed in the orange panel at left.
The trust has a number of specialist advisers who help out with particular projects. They are also listed at left.
The Michael King Writers' Studio Trust received the 'New Zealand Trust of the Year' award for 2007 from the NZ Trustees Association and the centre was made a Companion of the North Shore City Council in 2010 for its services to literature.
The trust is registered as a charitable trust with the New Zealand Charities Commission, registration number CC25972, and has tax exemption status for donations.
The centre aims to promote all aspects of New Zealand's literature, including fiction and non-fiction, and to recognise Michael King's stature as a writer, historian, biographer and someone who helped New Zealand understand its cultural roots.