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Hauraki District Council

Council mapRotorua District Rotorua District South Waikato District Hamilton City Waipa District Otorohanga District Taupo District Waikato District Matamata-Piako District Hauraki District Waitomo District Thames-Coromandel District Hawkes Bay Region Manawatu-Wanganui Region Bay of Plenty Region Taranaki Region Auckland Region

Phone: (07) 862 8609
Web site:

Mayor: John Tregidga
Councillors in 2016: 12 (excluding Mayor)
Council employees in 2016: 124

Key financial statistics 2015

$ (in thousands)Hauraki DistrictMedian for all RURAL councilsNew Zealand
Public Equity 497,169 364,855 109,655,413
Operating Revenue 32,328 22,361 8,362,314
Operating Expenditure 33,684 23,626 8,944,023
Capital Expenditure 13,444 7,902 4,051,699
Rates Revenue 25,670 13,733 5,003,056

Source: Local Authority Financial Statistics, Statistics New Zealand

The financial profile pages for this council contains more detailed information.

The Council's current long-term plan and annual report may be available from its website:

Community statistics as at the 2013 census

Usually resident population - 2013 Census 17,811
Usually resident population - 2006 Census 17,859
Change from 2006 to 2013 (All NZ: 5.3%)-0.3%
Land Area km2 (not incl. inland waters or oceanic areas) - 2014 1,270
People per km2 (All NZ: 15.9)14.0
Median personal income - 2013 Census (All NZ: $28,500) 23,100

Census, Statistics New Zealand

View more QuickStats about the Hauraki District on the Statistics New Zealand website.

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