New Zealand Map

Regions of New Zealand

S.N.Region name (name in Māori if different)Regional councilSeatsCouncil SeatIslandLand Area (km²)PopulationDensity(pop./km²)ISO 3166-2 Code
1Northland (Te Tai Tokerau)Northland Regional Council9WhangāreiNorth12,504194,60015.56NZ-NTL
2Auckland (Tāmaki-makau-rau)Auckland Council21AucklandNorth4,9411,717,500347.6NZ-AUK
3WaikatoWaikato Regional Council14HamiltonNorth23,900496,70020.78NZ-WKO
4Bay of Plenty (Te Moana-a-Toi)Bay of Plenty Regional Council14WhakatāneNorth12,072337,30027.94NZ-BOP
5Gisborne (Te Tai Rāwhiti)Gisborne District Council14GisborneNorth8,38550,7006.05NZ-GIS
6Hawke's Bay (Te Matau-a-Māui)Hawke's Bay Regional Council9NapierNorth14,138178,60012.63NZ-HKB
7TaranakiTaranaki Regional Council11StratfordNorth7,254124,60017.18NZ-TKI
8Manawatū-WhanganuiHorizons Regional Council12Palmerston NorthNorth22,221254,30011.44NZ-MWT
9Wellington (Te Whanga-nui-a-Tara)Greater Wellington Regional Council13WellingtonNorth8,049542,00067.34NZ-WGN
10Tasman (Te Tai-o-Aorere)Tasman District Council13RichmondSouth9,61656,4005.87NZ-TAS
11Nelson (Whakatū)Nelson City Council13NelsonSouth42254,600129.38NZ-NSN
12Marlborough (Te Tauihu-o-te-waka)Marlborough District Council14BlenheimSouth10,45850,2004.78NZ-MBH
13West Coast (Te Tai Poutini)West Coast Regional Council7GreymouthSouth23,24532,4001.39NZ-WTC
14Canterbury (Waitaha)Canterbury Regional Council14ChristchurchSouth44,504645,90014.51NZ-CAN
15Otago (Ōtākou)Otago Regional Council12DunedinSouth31,186245,3007.87NZ-OTA
16Southland (Murihiku)Southland Regional Council12InvercargillSouth31,196102,6003.29NZ-STL