Wairarapa DHB

Find out about Wairarapa DHB – where to find a GP and other health services, how Wairarapa is performing against national health targets, and more.

Wairarapa map.

Wairarapa DHB is based in Masterton, and covers an area from the Rimutaka and Tararua ranges in the west, to the south and east coasts, and north to Mauriceville.

It has a population of 43,890 people. Read more about Wairarapa’s population.

Wairarapa DHB received $130.9 million in funding in 2016/17.*

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

  • $3.3 million in 2016/17
  • $5.2 million in 2015/16
  • $2.4 million in 2014/15.
Funding growth
  Wairarapa increase National increase
2016/17 2.55% 3.74%
2015/16 4.23% 2.41%
2014/15 2.04% 2.47%

*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 (see link below) a number of key annual planning documents such as their Annual Plan and Regional Service Plan.

Wairarapa DHB contact details
Postal address PO Box 96
Masterton 5840
Street address Masterton Hospital
Te Ore Ore Road
Masterton 5810
Phone (06) 946 9800
Fax (06) 946 9801
Email hospital@wairarapa.dhb.org.nz
Website http://www.wairarapa.dhb.org.nz

 

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