Find out about Taranaki DHB – where to find a GP and other health services, how Taranaki is performing against the health system indicators, 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 124,380 people (2020/21 projection). Read more about Taranaki’s population.
Taranaki DHB received $400.0 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:
- $29.6 million in 2020/21
- $11.0 million in 2019/20
- $10.3 million in 2018/19
|Taranaki increase||National increase|
|Postal address||Private Bag 2016
New Plymouth 4342
|Street address||Corporate Services
New Plymouth 3410
|Phone||(06) 753 6139|
|Fax||(06) 753 7770|
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.