The elected Council comprises the Mayor and ten councillors and is elected citywide, every three years.

The elected Council meets on a six-weekly cycle and is responsible for community leadership and setting the policy direction for Upper Hutt City. In undertaking its democratic activities the Council strives to have a fully informed community, the majority of which is satisfied with the elected Council’s performance.

Refer to the Resources & Links section for more information about Upper Hutt City Council’s governance, meeting schedule, committees, agendas and minutes and management team.

Contact Kerrie Falconer, Executive Assistant Democratic Services on (04) 527 2189 or email kerrie.falconer@uhcc.govt.nz for further queries.

Mayor and councillor contact details and portfolios

The contact details for the Mayor and Councillors are displayed below and can also be downloaded in PDF format.

Councillor contact page [PDF 1.9 MB]

Wayne Guppy

His Worship the Mayor Wayne Guppy, JP
Telephone [Work]: (04) 527 2189
Telephone [Home]: (04) 527 8331
Mobile: 027 277 1550
Email: wayne.guppy@uhcc.govt.nz
Facebook: /mayor.wayneguppy

John Gwilliam

Deputy Mayor John Gwilliam
26D Chatsworth Road, Silverstream
Telephone: (04) 527 9727
Mobile: 027 527 9727
Email: john@mainstreetlegal.co.nz

Chris Carson

Chris Carson QSM
9 Toledo Grove, Totara Park
Mobile: 021 041 5969
Email: carsonassociatesnz@gmail.com

Ros Connelly

Ros Connelly
19 Penny Lane, Silverstream
Telephone: (04) 528 2792
Mobile: 027 733 5076
Email: hello@rosconnelly.nz
Facebook: /rosconnellyforupperhutt

Blair Griffiths

Blair Griffiths
18 Gloucester Street, Silverstream
Mobile: 027 451 9561
Email: crblairgriffiths@gmail.com

Paul Lambert

Paul Lambert
1296A Akatarawa Road
Telephone: (04) 526 3660
Mobile: 022 130 1697
Email: spellbound@xtra.co.nz

Glenn McArthur

Glenn McArthur
3 Streets Way
Telephone: (04) 526 4184
Mobile: 027 542 9308
Email: glmca@xtra.co.nz

Angela McLeod

Angela McLeod
227C Whitemans Valley Road
Telephone: (04) 528 2288
Mobile: 027 497 2761
Email: angela.mcleod@vodafone.co.nz
Facebook: /CrAngelaMcLeod

Hellen Swales

Hellen Swales
28D Marlborough Street, Silverstream
Mobile: 027 528 6799
Email: hellen.swales@gmail.com

Steve Taylor

Steve Taylor
25 Bristol Street, Trentham
Mobile: 027 337 8371
Email: bassman42@vodafone.co.nz
Facebook: /SteveTaylorUH

Dave Wheeler

Dave Wheeler
37A Heretaunga Square, Heretaunga
Telephone: (04) 528 2254
Mobile: 027 769 2390
Email: wheeler.dave@xtra.co.nz

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Last updated on 21 Feb 2017