Napier City Council employees over 400 staff who look after a wide range of things from keeping the gardens
tidy to helping businesses. So this section should help you understand what council do and what your rates go on.
Get to know your council, find out what they do and who they are. Select from the links below.
Your Rates: The average residential rate in 2010/11 is projected to be $1,576 or $4.32 per day. So, for less than the price of a Flat White and slice from your favourite cafe, or 2 litres of milk from the supermarket, you benefit from all the great services and facilities available in our city.
Wards: Napier City is broken up into wards and at large. They are At Large (6), Ahuriri Ward (1), Onekawa-Tamatea Ward (1), Nelson Park Ward (2) and Taradale Ward (2).