Northland DHB

Find out about Northland DHB – where to find a GP and other health services, how Northland is performing against the health system indicators, and more.

Northland map.

Northland DHB is based in Whangarei, and covers the northernmost part of the North Island.

It has a population of 193,170 people (2020/21 projection). Read more about Northland’s population.

Northland DHB received $701.7 million in funding in 2020/21.*

*This only includes devolved funding from the Ministry. Visit Funding for more information.

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

  • $58.3 million in 2020/21
  • $26.3 million in 2019/20
  • $36.4 million in 2018/19.
Funding growth
  Northland increase National increase
2020/21 9.06% 6.94%
2019/20 4.34% 4.32%
2018/19 6.47% 4.34%
Northland DHB contact details
Postal address Private Bag 9742
Whangarei 0148
Street address Maunu Road
Whangarei 0110
Phone (09) 470 0000
Fax (09) 470 0001

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 and Regional Service Plan.

Health System Indicators

Health System Indicators measure and report on how well our health and disability system is doing for New Zealanders.

Find out more about Health System Indicators.

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