Update on Public Meetings
Due to the Coronavirus/ Covid19 restrictions all Council (inc. Community Board) public meetings have been postponed for the time being.
Please note that this does not mean that Council business has stopped.
We will emerge out of this period in due course and want to be well placed to support our communities to get back normal as quickly as possible.
Our planning and development processes will continue for our Annual and Long Term Plans and other major projects.
We will be continue online and engaging in other ways so keep your eyes on our Facebook page and website.
You can also continue to talk with your elected representatives about any issues that concern you.
For more info please see either; ruapehudc.govt.nz, facebook.com/ruapehudc or call 07 895 8188 or 06 385 8364
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 - 2019.pdf
Community Board Standing Orders 2016.pdf
Council meeting schedule
In October 2019 Council adopted a three weekly meeting schedule.
Meetings are held in Council Chambers and alternate between Ohakune and Taumarunui
Community Board/Ward Committee meeting schedule
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.
Council often holds other meetings as part of consultation on specific issues or community engagement. Details of any up-coming consultation/engagement meetings
can be found by following this link.
Agendas and Minutes
This link will take you to the Agendas and Minutes for all meetings.
|Council Chambers, Seddon Street, Raetihi ||Postpone until further notice|
|Kaitieke Hall, Kaitieke Road, Kaitieke||Postpone until further notice|
|Council Chambers, Huia Street, Taumarunui||Postpone until further notice |
|Waimarino-Waiouru Community Board||John Hotter, Chairperson||06 385 8193|
|National Park Community Board||Peter Zimmer, Chairperson||027 479 1926|
|Taumarunui/Ohura Ward Committee||Karen Ngatai, Chairperson||07 896 6658|
|Ruapehu District Maori Council||Jo Tocker, Senior Iwi Development Advisor||07 895 8188|
|Audit and Risk Committee||Philip Jones, Chairperson||07 552 5564|