Contact us

Address:      South Wairarapa District Council
                    19 Kitchener Street, Martinborough 5711
                    PO Box 6, Martinborough 5741
                    New Zealand
Telephone:   06 306 9611
Fax:              06 306 9373
If you know the name of the person you want to contact, find them in the list below to get their extension number or send them an email. If you don’t know who you need to talk to, email or if it is urgent give us a call on 06 306 9611.
Elected officials
The Mayor and Councillor details are on the Contact a Councillor page.
Community Board Member details are on the Contact a Community Board Member page.
Featherston Library        06 308 9030
Martinborough Library    06 306 9758
Greytown Library           06 304 9061
Martinborough library will be temporarily closed for relocation 12pm on Saturday 24 November and will re-open in the Waihinga Centre at 12pm on Monday 10 December 2018. 
Council staff
You can call Kitchener Street staff by dialling 06 306 9611 and then their extension number below:
Chief Executive & Governance Title xtn
Paul Crimp Chief Executive Officer 831
Barbara Gavan Executive Assistant to the CEO & Mayor                  832
Suzanne Clark Committee Secretary 826


Infrastructure & Services Title xtn
Mark Allingham Group Manager Infrastructure & Services 829
Clare Emmerton Infrastructure & Services Administrator 821
Adrienne Sutcliffe Infrastructure & Services Customer Administrator 825
(wastewater, stormwater, water)
Lawrence Stephenson Assets & Operations Manager 863
Bruce Thomson Assets & GIS Officer 837
Brandon Dittmer Utilities Engineer 838
Karen McClelland Engineering Administrator 820
Jo Dean Zero Waste Coordinator  Tel:  027 583 6504  
(roads, footpaths
Tim Langley Roading Manager 844
Ben Turner Engineering Officer 836
(parks, pools, community housing, cemeteries)
Vacancy Amenities Manager 827
Trish Drury Amenities Administrator 833


Planning & Environment     Title xtn
Russell O'Leary    Group Manager Planning & Environment      843
Russell Hooper Planning Manager 845
Lou Brown Resource Management Officer 842
Pam Attrill Resource Management Administrator 852
Environmental Services
(Animal Control, bylaws, licensing)
Shane Sykes Environmental Services Manager 853
Hazel Turner Environmental Services Administrator 849
Jade-Anna Gronbank Environmental Health Officer 822
Lynne Drake Bylaws Officer 846
Andrew McEwan Bylaws Officer 846
Adrian Cullen Building Control Manager 840
Mary Wallace Building Administrator 857
Sara Edney Building Control Officer 861
James Trotman Building Control Officer 855
Stan Bossom Building Control Officer 856
Vacancy Building Control Officer 855
Patrick Herbert Building Control Officer 840
Claudia Tait Building Scanning Officer 857


Corporate Services                 Title xtn
Jennie Mitchell Group Manager Corporate Support                   847
Amy Wharram Communications Manager  
vacant Finance Manager  
Hayley McDonald Assistant Accountant  
Christine Allanson Receptionist 828
Susan Mitchell Records & Archives Officer 854
Tania Fine Accounts Receivable (rates and other) 777
Kirsty McMenamin Accounts Receivable (rates & dogs) 858
Sally Eru Accounts Payable & Payroll 830