Coat of Arms of the Cook Islands


Photo: Mr. Teina BishopHon. Robert WIGMORE

  • Member for Titikaveka Rarotonga
    Member of the DEMOCRATIC PARTY
    DOB:   8th September 1949
    POB:    Rarotonga, Cook Islands

Parliamentary Services:

First elected as a Cook Islands Member of Parliament in 1999 General Election and again in the 2006 Snap Election. 

Ministerial Appointments:

Current Ministerial Portfolion (2009-2010) includes:

• Tourism Cook Islands
• Foreign Affairs & Immigrartion
• Agriculture
• Marine Resources
• CIIC, Government Assests
• Police
• Mineral & Natural Resources
• Business Trade & Investment Board

Appointed 2010, Deputy Prime Minister.

Committee Service:

Member of the following Select Committees: LAw and Order SC; and the Social Services, Health, Environment SC.

Service Information:

Mr Wigmore is a very successful business man. Very big in agriculture both in exporting overseas and selling on the local market. Wigmore Superstore is owned and operated by Mr. Wigmore and his family.

Visits, Conferences and Delegations:

Community Services:

Mr Wigmore gives sponsorship towards youth, sports, health and education activities and programs in the Titikaveka community.


Attended both primary and secondary schools in his home village of Titikaveka.


Mr. Wigmore is married and have eight children - two boys and six girls.