Taranaki DHB

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 map.

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 111,030 people. Read more about Taranaki’s population.

Taranaki DHB received $301.8 million in funding in 2014/15.*

Funding increases as a result of growth over the last 3 years were as follows:

  • $5.7 million in 2014/15
  • $6.0 million in 2013/14
  • $8.5 million in 2012/13.
Funding growth
  Taranaki increase National increase
2014/15 1.92% 2.47%
2013/14 2.07% 2.31%
2012/13 3.02% 3.05%

*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

Taranaki DHB contact details
Postal address Private Bag 2016
New Plymouth 4342
Street address Corporate Services
David Street
New Plymouth 3410
Phone (06) 753 6139
Fax (06) 753 7770
Email customer.services@tdhb.org.nz
Website http://www.tdhb.org.nz

 

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