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About Tasman District Council

The current mayor of Tasman is Richard Kempthorne, who previously served as a Richmond councillor for two terms before being elected Mayor in October 2007.

Tasman elects its councillors from five different wards which which make up the entire district. The wards are: Motueka, Moutere/Waimea, Richmond, Murchison and Golden Bay. In total there are 13 councillors, three from Motueka, three from Moutere/Waimea, four from Richmond, one from Murchison and two from Golden Bay.

The three Motueka representatives on council for 2016 - 2019 are:


Cr David Ogilvie
Ph: 528 9883
Mob: 027 431 4656
d.ogilvies@xtra.co.nz


Cr Paul Hawkes
Ph: 528 7846
Mob: 027 255 3329
futureideas19@gmail.com


Cr Peter Canton
Phone: 03 528 4911
Mobile: 0277 468 311
pcanton@orcon.net.nz

Council's Motueka Service Centre is located at 7 Hickmott Place, behind New World.
Contact details are:

PO Box 123, Motueka 7143
Telephone: 03 528 2022
Fax: 03 528 9751

The office is open from 8.00am to 4.30pm Monday to Friday

For more information about the Tasman District Council and Councillors, visit the Council website »