Media assistance

The following resources have been collated to help the media.

Media enquiries

For media enquiries please contact:

Matt will either respond to your enquiry directly, or put you in contact with the councillor or staff member best placed to help.

Media releases

We regularly prepare and distribute news releases to regional and national media.

Recognised media outlets can also be added to our distribution list for our media releases.  You can request to be added to the list by sending an email to Matt Johnson - mattj@nrc.govt.nz  You can also set up to receive an email notification - join our subscription service

Agendas and minutes

We publish online all our Council and Committee meeting agendas and minutes.
Find agendas and minutes

Information and statistics

We collect a lot of data on the state of our environment and provide statistics for our region.

Major projects and topical issues

We are involved in a number of regional projects and propose a number of changes to our plans and policies.  These projects and proposals have a high public interest.

Publications

Browse our publications in the Resource Library to find our newsletters, research we've commissioned and our annual plans and reports.

Photos and images

We have a range of high resolution photos from around Northland and of our councillors and management team. If you are looking for a particular photo or image for use in the media, please contact Matt Johnson, Media Specialist, on (09) 470 1233.

Organisational structure and contacts

Download and use of our logo

Find out how you can download and use our logo.

Guide to local government

Local Government New Zealand have produced a handy "Journalist's Guide to Local Government".
Download Journalist's Guide to Local Government

Stay informed by email and social media

You can sign up to receive emails when we add news, events, public consultation, agendas and minutes to our website. Find out about our email subscription service

You can also follow us on Twitter: www.twitter.com/NRCexpress 
Or join us on Facebook: www.facebook.com/NorthlandRegionalCouncil