To enable efficient decision-making, Council delegate powers to several standing committees who have the opportunity to investigate issues in more depth and in consultation with the community.
Emergency Management Committee
The Emergency Management Committee provide governance and oversight of planning, co-ordination and delivery of Civil Defence Emergency Management within the Taupō District and wider Waikato region.
Kinloch Representative Group
The purpose of the Kinloch Representative Group is to represent and act as an advocate for the interests of the Kinloch community and provide feedback to Council.
Mangakino-Pouakani Representative Group
This group represents the interests of the Mangakino-Pouakani Ward.
Risk and Assurance Committee
The committee provide governance and oversight of the effectiveness of risk management and internal control and assurance practices.
Taupō Airport Authority
The objective of Taupo Airport Authority Committee is to manage the Taupō Airport including safety requirements, leases and licences, and plan future development of the Airport.
Taupō East Rural Representative Group
This group represents the interests of the Taupō East Rural Ward.
Taupō Reserves and Roading Committee
The objective of the committee is to exercise a range of Council’s functions relating to the Taupō and Taupō East Rural Wards.