What are my rates funding?

Have your say: Should the Regional Council continue to be the 100% owner of Port Taranaki?

The Regional Council currently owns 100% of Port Taranaki Ltd and its dividends have helped to keep our regional rates among the lowest in NZ. But times are changing, and so is our economy. Is it time to diversify our investments? Find out more and tell us what you think – go to www.trc.govt.nz/LTPconsultation/#port Submissions close on 9 April.

Use our online interactive tool to find our how your Taranaki Regional Council rates are spent.

Rates portalYou can see a breakdown of spending project by project, or by area.

You can even get a breakdown of how we use the rates you pay on your own property.

It's simple - just open the rates tool, select 'search' then type in your address.

You can also see how much of the funding for each of our projects comes from rates, and how much comes from user charges or other sources.

Launch the Desktop Rates Tool(external link)