Fluoridation status by council

See also what are they fluoridating with?  Councils by region

North Island
Northland
Far North District Council no (Kaitaia & Kaikohe stopped 31st March 09)
Kaipara District Council no
Whangarei District Council no
Auckland Super City yes (except Waiuku & Huia Village)
Waikato
Hamilton City Council yes
Hauraki District Council no
Matamata-Piako District Council no
Otorohanga District Council no
South Waikato District Council yes, but only Tokoroa
Thames-Coromandel District Council yes, but only Thames
Waikato District Council yes
Waipa District Council no
Waitomo District Council no
Bay of Plenty
Kawerau District Council no
Opotiki District Council no
Rotorua District Council no
Taupo District Council yes
Tauranga City Council no
Western Bay of Plenty District Council no
Whakatane District Council yes
Taranaki
New Plymouth District Council yes (started in July 2023 under directive from Director-General of Health)
South Taranaki District Council yes
Stratford District Council yes
Gisborne
Gisborne District Council yes
Hawke’s Bay
Central Hawke’s Bay District Council no (stopped September 2012)
Hastings District Council yes (stopped after 2016 water contamination but restarted in April 2024 .)
Napier City Council no
Wairoa District Council no
Wellington
Carterton District Council no
Hutt City Council yes, except Petone.
Kapiti Coast District Council yes
Masterton District Council yes
Porirua City Council yes
South Wairarapa District Council no
Upper Hutt City Council yes
Wellington City Council yes
Manawatu-Wanganui
Horowhenua District Council no
Manawatu District Council yes, but only Feilding.
Palmerston North City Council yes
Rangitikei District Council no
Ruapehu District Council no  (Taumarunui stopped June 2012)
Tararua District Council no
Wanganui District Council no
South Island
Tasman
Tasman District Council no
Nelson
Nelson City Council no
Marlborough
Marlborough District Council no
West Coast
Buller District Council no
Grey District Council no
Westland District Council no
Canterbury
Ashburton District Council yes – but only Methven
Christchurch City Council no
Hurunui District Council no
Kaikoura District Council no
Mackenzie District Council no – Twizel stopped 16/07/1984, no other towns ever fluoridated
Selwyn District Council no
Timaru District Council no
Waimakariri District Council no
Waimate District Council no
Chatham Islands
Chatham Islands Council no
Otago
Central Otago District Council no
Clutha District Council yes
Dunedin City Council yes
Queenstown-Lakes District Council no
Waitaki District Council no
Southland
Gore District Council no – stopped 30/02/1984
Invercargill City Council yes
Southland District Council no
Total
Total number of councils 67
Total fluoridating 24 (if we count Ashburton District – only small town of
Methven)