skip to main content

Hawke's Bay Civil Defence Emergency Management Group Joint CommitteeTe Komiti Rākau Whakamarumaru Honohono o Te Matau-a-Māui

This committee considers all matters relating to civil defence and emergency management and includes mayors and the chair of each local and regional authority in Hawke's Bay.

The Civil Defence Emergency Management Act 2002 requires all local authorities within a region to form a Civil Defence Emergency Management Group as a joint standing committee (Clause 30(1)(b) of Schedule 7 of the Local Government Act 2002). The Joint Committee includes a representative from each local authority that is a member of the HBCDEM group. Representatives must include a chairperson or mayor of that local authority or an elected person from that local authority, who has delegated authority to act for the chairperson or mayor.

Terms of Reference


Hinewai Ormsby – Chairman, Hawke’s Bay Regional Council


Craig Little – Mayor, Wairoa District Council

Kirsten Wise – Mayor, Napier City Council

Sandra Hazlehurst – Mayor, Hastings District Council

Alex Walker – Mayor, Central Hawke’s Bay District Council


View agendas and minutes online


Disclaimers and Copyright
While every endeavour has been taken by the Hawke's Bay Regional Council to ensure that the information on this website is accurate and up to date, Hawke's Bay Regional Council shall not be liable for any loss suffered through the use, directly or indirectly, of information on this website. Information contained has been assembled in good faith. Some of the information available in this site is from the New Zealand Public domain and supplied by relevant government agencies. Hawke's Bay Regional Council cannot accept any liability for its accuracy or content. Portions of the information and material on this site, including data, pages, documents, online graphics and images are protected by copyright, unless specifically notified to the contrary. Externally sourced information or material is copyright to the respective provider.

© Hawke's Bay Regional Council - / +64 6 835 9200 /