How do I contact my local representatives?

    Ward Councillors

    Auckland has been split into 13 wards, from which 20 ward councillors are elected to the Governing Body.   The Governing Body make decisions on Auckland-wide decisions such as setting rates, environmental issues, managing regional parks, providing stormwater infrastructure and waste management services and much more.

    Local Boards

    Local boards provide governance at the local level within council. They enable democratic decision making by, and on behalf of communities within the local board area.

    There are 21 local boards with between five and nine members elected to each board (149 local board members in total).

    Local boards are charged with decision-making on local issues, activities and services, and provide input into regional strategies, policies, plans and decisions.