About the Office of Hawaiian Relations



The Office of Native Hawaiian Relations was authorized by Congress in Public Law 108-199 on January 23, 2004, and in Public Law 104-42 on November 2, 1995.  The office discharges the Secretary's responsibilities for matters related to Native Hawaiians and serves as a conduit for the Department’s field activities in Hawaii.

 Snow blankets summit of Mauna Loa Volcano, Hawai`i. [USGS Photo]

Our Mission

The mission of the office is to serve as a liaison with the Native Hawaiian community and work with the Department and its bureaus on issues affecting Hawaii.

Contact Us

Office of Native Hawaiian Relations
1849 C Street, NW (MS 3543)
Washington, D.C. 20240
(202) 513-0712 phone
kaiini_kaloi@ios.doi.gov email

or

PO Box 50167
Honolulu, Hawaii 96813
(808) 792-9555 phone
lisa_oshiro@ios.doi.gov email

Street Address:
300 Ala Moana Boulevard, Room 5-231
Honolulu, Hawaii 96850