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Portage Licensing Trust Area

The Portage Licensing Trust covers the following areas of West Auckland: Glendene, Kelston, Glen Eden, Kaurilands, Titirangi, Laingholm, Parau, Cornwallis, Huia, Little Huia, Whatipu, Green Bay, New Lynn, Avondale, Waterview, Blockhouse Bay, New Windsor & Owairaka, (west of Richardson & Boundary Rds).

If your West Auckland suburb is not listed above, you might live in the area covered by the Waitakere Licensing Trust.

Licensing Trust Elections

The Results Of The 2019 Election Are In


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Elected members

Every three years, as part of the local body elections, the West Auckland community votes for members of the community to represent their views on the licensing trust area they live in. The members elected are the community’s voice and an essential link between the community ownership of The Trusts and the management of the commercial businesses of The Trusts.

The most recent election for elected members to Portage Licensing Trust took place on Saturday the 12th of October 2019. You can view the results of this election here.

Below are the current elected members of Portage Licensing Trust. View the Portage Licensing Trust Standing Orders here.

Pam Nuttall
Pam Nuttall (President) - 021 178 1876
Mark Roberts - 021 353 614
Ami Chand - 09 813 0185
Leanne Taylor - 021 804 933
Janet Clews - 09 818 7262
Ben Goodale - 09 816 8161
Margi Watson - 09 820 0288
Catherine Farmer - 09 828 2594
Kurt Taogaga - 022 054 6292
Neil Henderson - 09 818 0037

Monthly Meetings of Elected Members – 2020

Every month elected members of the Portage Licensing Trust meet to discuss the Trust’s activities at Bricklane, 5 Clark St New Lynn. The meeting has two sessions. The first session is an open forum where members of the public are welcome to attend and ask questions or provide feedback to their elected members and The Trusts senior leadership team. We cover a wide range of topics in these open forums. The second session is a closed meeting for the elected members.

The minutes from each meeting are made available after the following month’s meeting and can be found below.  The minutes from previous meetings can be found here.

Tuesday 28 January

commencing at 7.00pm

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Monday 24 February

commencing at 7.00pm

Download Meeting Documents

Monday 30 March

Given the Covid-19 and move to Level 4, the Portage Licensing Trust will move to an online platform for future meetings, which the public can access.  This is currently being put into place and we will need to ask our community to be patient whilst we set up.  The meeting scheduled for 30 March has been suspended.  Further notices online and on the website will be provided in due course.

Tuesday 28 April

commencing at 7.00pm

Monday 25 May

commencing at 7.00pm

Monday 29 June

commencing at 7.00pm

Monday 27 July

AGM commencing at 7.00pm. An Ordinary Meeting will follow immediately after.

Monday 24 August

commencing at 7.00pm

Monday 28 September

commencing at 7.00pm

Tuesday 27 October

commencing at 7.00pm

Monday 23 November

commencing at 7.00pm