Our vision

Our vision underpins everything we do. It’s ultimately about working together to care for our region’s incredible environment and many communities, matching our skills and resources with the vision and aspirations of our people. It’s part of our strategic direction, which drives both what we do and how we do it.

Our vision

Our Northland - together we thrive

Our mission

Working together to create a healthy environment, strong economy and resilient communities.

Our values

  • Strong, decisive leadership
  • One high performing team
  • Customer focused
  • Integrity - honest and open
  • Transparent and accountable

Our areas of focus

(Community outcomes)

  • Continuous improvement in water quality and security of supply
  • Enhancement of indigenous biodiversity and biosecurity
  • A strong regional economy
  • Safe and resilient communities
  • Enduring relationships with tangata whenua
  • Efficient and effective service delivery
  • Continue to subsidise rates with investment income
  • Efficient and effective land transport policies

Graphic displaying council's strategic direction.

Watch our mission video "Town and Around"