Find out about Taranaki DHB – where to find a GP and other health services, how Taranaki is performing against national health targets, and more.
Taranaki DHB is based in New Plymouth, and covers an area including Stratford and Hawera, and out to the eastern hill country.
It has a population of 118,560 people. Read more about Taranaki’s population.
Taranaki DHB received $317.3 million in funding in 2015/16.*
Funding increases as a result of growth over the last 3 years were as follows:
- $12.9 million in 2015/16
- $5.7 million in 2014/15
- $6.0 million in 2013/14.
|Taranaki increase||National increase|
*This only includes devolved funding from the Ministry. Visit Funding for more information.
DHB annual planning
Every year the DHB develops, updates and publishes on their website a number of key annual planning documents such as their Annual Plan, Regional Service Plan, and Māori Health Plan. See DHB Māori Health Plans and Health Needs Assessments
|Postal address||Private Bag 2016
New Plymouth 4342
|Street address||Corporate Services
New Plymouth 3410
|Phone||(06) 753 6139|
|Fax||(06) 753 7770|