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
Council staff
You can call Kitchener Street staff by dialling 06 306 9611 and then their extension number below:
Chief Executive              Title xtn
Harry Wilson                            Chief Executive Officer 832
Barbara Gavan Executive Assistant to the CEO & Mayor      832


Communications Title  xtn
Amy Wharram                       Communications Manager                   841
Jorja Bramley Communications Advisor  
Anna O'Connell Venue Coordinator             865


Policy & Governance Title xtn
Karen Yates Policy & Governance Manager 866
Suzanne Clark Committee Advisor 826
Steph Dorne                                 Committee Advisor 885
Zoya Huxford Records & Archives 839
Melanie Barthe Climate Change Advisor  


HR & Corporate Services                  Title xtn
Vacancy             HR / Corporate Services Manager 863
Michelle Alexander Coordinator 821
Graham Timms Systems Administrator 880
Nigel Carter Health & Safety Advisor 867
Christine Allanson  Receptionist 828


Operations & Partnerships Title xtn
Euan Stitt Group Manager Partnerships & Operations 859
Michelle Alexander Coordinator 821
Bruce Thomson Assets & GIS Officer 837
Siv Fjaerestad Community Development Coordinator  876

(parks, pools, cemeteries, community housing)

Bryce Neems Amenities & Solid Waste Manager 827
Trish Drury  Property Advisor 833
Vacancy Solid Waste & Project Officer  
Karen McClelland Amenities Coordinator 820
Jo Dean Regional Zero Waste Advisor -  
(roads, footpaths
Tim Langley Roading Manager 844
Ben Turner Engineering Officer 836


Planning & Environment                 Title xtn
Russell O'Leary Group Manager Planning & Environment      843
Vacancy Planning Manager 845
Vacancy Planner 842
Kendyll Harper Planner 886
Pam Attrill Resource Management Coordinator/Sub division Certificates Officer 852
Harriet Barber Resource Management Administrator 825
Environmental Services
(Animal Control, bylaws, licensing)
Rick Mead Environmental Services Manager 864
Phil Vernon Environmental Health Officer 853
Kyle Dudley Environmental Health Officer 873
Hazel Turner Alcohol Licensing Inspector 822
Terri Hannah Environmental Services Administrator 849
Lynne Drake Bylaws Officer 835
Andrew McEwan Bylaws Officer 846
Dan Curry Bylaws Officer  
Sara Edney Building Control Manager 861
Tegan Howard Building Administrator 824
Patrick Herbert Building Control Officer 823
James Trotman Building Control Officer 855
Stan Bossom Building Control Officer 856
Matiu Andrews-Cookson Building Control Officer 850
Claudia Tait Building Scanning Officer 857


Finance                                     Title xtn
Katrina Neems                              Chief Financial Officier                                   851
Charly Clarke Finance Manager 854
Hayley McDonald Assistant Accountant 848
Maggie Forest Accounts Receivable 839
Kirsty McMenamin Rates Officer  858
Tania Fine Assistant Accountant 869
Chloe Snell-Scasbrook Accounts Payable Officer 830





South Wairarapa District Council