Council's economic development strategy, called Growing Ruapehu 2015-2025, is to help Ruapehu communities focus on what actions we can take through until 2025 to stimulate economic development.
It identifies the key priorities that have been identified by the community and Council's role. This includes the required actions to manage the competing pressures and issues in our different economic sectors e.g. impact of tourism on infrastructure demands, etc
Council has also been actively working on various projects to assist business and economic development in a practical way. This includes; helpful resources for business development, business friendly information, involvement in regional development, facilitating sector cooperation and promoting local and international investment, etc.