Bay of Plenty Regional Council has 14 councillors, with 11 of these councillors elected from four general constituencies – Tauranga (five councillors), Rotorua, western Bay of Plenty and eastern Bay of Plenty (two each), while voters on the Māori roll elect one councillor from three Māori constituency areas – Kōhi, Mauao and Ōkurei. 

Councillors

The swearing in ceremony for councillors elect of Bay of Plenty Regional Council Toi Moana will be held at Mānuka Tutahi Marae on Monday, 21 October 2019. For Councillor Elect details, please visit our Elections 2019 page.

Western Bay of Plenty General Constituency Councillors

Deputy Chair Jane Nees

Western Bay of Plenty

Norm Bruning

Western Bay

Tauranga General Constituency Councillors

John Cronin

Tauranga

Stuart Crosby

Tauranga

Paula Thompson

Tauranga

David Love

Tauranga

Rotorua General Constituency Councillors

Kevin Winters

Rotorua

Lyall Thurston

Rotorua

Eastern Bay of Plenty General Constituency Councillors

Chairman Doug Leeder

Eastern Bay of Plenty

Bill Clark

Eastern Bay

Māori Constituency Councillors

Constituency maps

View our general and Māori constituency maps.

Bay of Plenty Regional Council has 14 councillors. Voters on the general roll elect 11 of these councillors from four general constituencies – Tauranga (five councillors), Rotorua, western Bay of Plenty and eastern Bay of Plenty (two each). Voters on the Maori roll elect one councillor from three Maori constituency areas – Kōhi, Mauao and Ōkurei.

BOP general constituencies

Constituency and seat numbers

  • Mauao: one
  • Ōkurei: one
  • Kōhi: one

BOP Maori constituencies

Elected Members Code of Conduct 

The Local Government Act 2002 requires all local authorities to adopt a Code of Conduct. The Code of Conduct was adopted by Council at the beginning of the ninth triennium. It sets out the principles of good conduct and standards of behaviour expected of the elected members of the Bay of Plenty Regional Council.

Elected Members Register of Interests

A register of elected members interests.