All Council meetings and workshops including any Community Board, Ward Committee or Maori Council meetings are generally open to the public, unless there is a reason for public to be excluded.
Council, Committee and Community Board meetings are run in accordance with Standing Orders as adopted at the beginning of the triennium.
Council Standing Orders 2016.pdf
Community Board Standing Orders 2016.pdf
In May 2018, Council reviewed its meeting schedule and agreed to meet every three weeks (from 1 July 2018).
Meetings are held in Council Chambers and alternate between Ohakune and Taumarunui
Community Board/Ward Committee meetings
Community Board and Taumarunui/Ohura Ward Committee meetings are usually held as follows:
- six weekly on a Tuesday (excluding January) in either Owhango, National Park or Taumarunui at 5.00pm.- first Thursday of the month (excluding January) in the Council Chamber, Ayr Street, Ohakune or Council Chamber, Seddon Street, Raetihi at 6.00pm.- last Thursday of every second month in the Council Chamber, Huia Street, Taumarunui at 10.00am.
|Waimarino-Waiouru Community Board||Council Chamber, Seddon Street, Raetihi||Thursday 1 November, 6:00pm|
|Ruapehu District Council||Council Chamber, Huia Street, Taumarunui||Wednesday 14 November, 10:00am|
|Waimarino-Waiouru Community Board||TBA||Thursday 6 December, 6:00pm|
|Audit and Risk Committee||Council Chamber, Huia Street, Taumarunui||Tuesday 11 December, 11:00am|
|National Park Community Board||TBA||Tuesday 11 December, 5:00pm|
|Taumarunui/Ohura Ward Committee||Council Chamber, Huia Street, Taumarunui||Thursday 13 December, 10:00am|
|Ruapehu District Council||The Park Hotel, SH 4, National Park||Friday 14 December, 10:00am|
|Waimarino-Waiouru Community Board||John Hotter, Chairperson||06 385 8193|
|National Park Community Board||Jenni Pendleton, Chairperson||07 892 2774|
|Taumarunui/Ohura Ward Committee||Karen Ngatai, Chairperson||07 896 6658|
|Ruapehu District Maori Council||Edwin Ashford, Chairperson||07 895 8905|
|Audit and Risk Committee||Philip Jones, Chairperson||07 552 5564|