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New Zealand (except Auckland) is in Alert Level 2. Council offices and facilities are open, with social distancing and face coverings required. Click here for further details of Council services, including kerbside and Refuse Transfer Stations. If you are struggling to meet your costs, please call 0800 559 009 or click here for further details. Need to talk? 1737 is a free to call or text from any landline or mobile phone and is available 24/7. Youthline is free and available 24/7 to support our young people, call 0800 37 66 33.

Corporate and Operations Committee

The Corporate and Operations committee is made up of the Mayor and all 11 Councillors (click here to see who your Mayor and Councillors are).

The Chairman is Councillor Kevin Tappin.

The Corporate and Operations Committee (COC) has all of the same responsibilities, duties and powers as Council, apart from the tasks that can’t be delegated under the Local Government Act 2002 (e.g. adopting Annual Plans or Reports, District Plans, etc).