Council Profile

The purpose of Council is to enable democratic local decision-making and action by, and on behalf of, communities and to meet the current and future needs of communities for good quality local infrastructure, local public services and performance of regulatory functions in a way that is most cost-effective for households and businesses.

Council membership is comprised of the Mayor and all councillors. The Chair of the Maori Standing Committee may attend and participate in debate but does not have voting rights.
South Wairarapa District Council membership

Mayor and all councillors

Non voting membership
Chair of Maori Standing Committee
Terms of Reference

South Wairarapa District Council