Council & region

Find out what we do and who we are, and learn about Taranaki and what makes it unique.

What we do

The Taranaki Regional Council works with the Taranaki community to help make the region a fantastic place to live, play and do business.
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Elected Councillors

Meet our elected Councillors for the 2019-2022 term, and find out which Committees they serve on.
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Management team

The Council staff are organised under a Chief Executive and four Directors.
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Port Taranaki Ltd

The Taranaki Regional Council owns 100% of Port Taranaki Ltd on behalf of the people of the region.
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Puke Ariki & Aotea Utanganui Museum of South Taranaki

The Council has been in a fruitful partnership with Puke Ariki since the Taranaki cultural hub was established in the early 2000s, and in more recent years that support has been ex...
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The Taranaki region

With its unique geography and an economy firmly anchored in the region's natural and physical resources, Taranaki is known for the can-do attitude of its people and their strong se...
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