Your Council

Elected Members

This section provides information about the roles of elected representatives and their contact details.

The Kāpiti Coast District Council is headed by His Worship the Mayor, K Gurunathan and Councillors elected both district-wide and from the regional wards. There are four Community Boards, who help support and direct their communities.


K (Guru) Gurunathan was elected Mayor of the Kāpiti Coast District in October 2016.


The Kāpiti Coast District Council consists of a Mayor and 10 councillors. Five are elected on a districtwide basis and five are ward councillors.

Community Boards

Community Boards are the grass roots of local democracy where people in each of our towns and villages can take their concerns or seek assistance.

Contact us

Kāpiti Coast District Council
175 Rimu Road
Private Bag 60601
Paraparaumu 5254

04 296 4700 
0800 486 486
Fax: 04 296 4830

Opening hours:
8am to 5pm - Monday to Friday

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