Functions, responsibilities and activities

The Council’s Long Term Plan (LTP), adopted on 27 June 2018 provides information about the Council’s work programme for the next 10 years to 2028 with a focus on the first three years. The work programme has been organised into the following significant activities:

  • Governance/Leadership/Advocacy
  • Public Protection
  • Economic, Cultural and Community Development
  • Resource Management
  • Amenities
  • Land Transport
  • Water Supply
  • Solid Waste Management
  • Wastewater
  • Storm water Drainage

For each significant activity, there is information on what we do, why we do it and the challenges we face, key pieces of work, how we will pay for them, and how we will measure the effectiveness of what we do. For example, amenities includes parks and reserves, libraries, halls, swimming pools, and public toilets.

South Wairarapa District Council