About Us

Safer Wairarapa has a wide range of government agencies and community organisations working collaboratively on agreed outcomes. The outcomes are connected to both unintentional and intentional injuries in the Wairarapa Region, within the Masterton, Carterton and South Wairarapa District Councils. Safer Wairarapa is a mechanism for advocating for, linking together, monitoring trends and progress and reporting on issues of safety.

Safer Wairarapa Partners
Hub Members include:

  • Mayor of Carterton
  • Mayor of Masterton
  • Mayor of South Wairarapa
  • Regional Manager of Wairarapa Branch of Accident Compensation Corporation (ACC)
  • Chairperson Wairarapa District Health Board
  • Wairarapa District Police Inspector
  • Regional Commissioner Ministry of Social Development
  • Chairperson Masterton Safe and Health Community Council
  • Chairperson Southern Wairarapa Safer Community Council
  • Chairperson Rangitane O Wairarapa
  • Chairperson Ngati Kahungunu O Wairarapa
  • Chairperson Pasifika Wairarapa Trust
  • District Fire Commander

Coalition Members include:

  • Te Hauora Runanga O Wairarapa
  • Wairarapa Family Violence Network
  • Suicide Prevention, District Health Board
  • Accident Compensation Corporation (ACC)
  • Wairarapa Road Safety Council
  • New Zealand Fire Service
  • Masterton Safe and Healthy Community
  • South Wairarapa Safer Community Council
  • Safer Wairarapa Co-ordinator

This website is managed by Safer Wairarapa. It was established and funded with support of the Wairarapa DHB for all people in the Wairarapa.