Taupō District Council

Mayor David Trewavas

Mayor David Trewavas

Phone: 07 376 0633
Email: dtrewavas@taupo.govt.nz

For more information about the Taupo District Council, click here




Key Taupō Stats

32,310 ¹
Youth Population (15-24)
3,651 ²
Number of Unemployed
1,002 ²
Number of Youth Unemployed (15-24)
351 ²

¹ Source: Stats NZ - 2013 Census Data 
² Source: 2013 Census - TLA Summary

Industry trends in Taupō

  • Aquaculture
  • Geothermal
  • Forestry
  • Farming
  • Tourism

Key MTFJ projects in Taupō

The Taupō District Council are engaged with the following local initiatives which all aim to support their local young people:

  1. Taupō Pathways

A partnership between local representatives for employers, iwi, youth services, schools and training providers who recognise the importance of young people having a plan and direction for their future.Young people thrive when they contribute to society, learn important employment skills and a good work ethic, build connections to local businesses and help others.

To read more about Taupō Pathways, click here.

    2. Youth Job Seeker Programme

    3. Tu Rangatira

Taupō District in the news

Hundreds turn out for Taupo District Youth Awards