Council & City

Patrick Handcock

Councillor Handcock was elected in October 2019. He is Deputy Chair of the Planning & Strategy Committee.

Head and shoulders photo of city councillor Patrick Handcock.

Council portfolios

  • Inner City/ CBD
  • Housing
  • Neighbourhoods, Villages and Rural
  • People and Community
  • Safe City – Lead Spokesperson

Committee membership

  • CE's Performance Review Panel
  • Committee of Council
  • Community Development
  • Council
  • Economic Development
  • Finance and Audit
  • Hearings Committee
  • Planning and Strategy
  • Play, Recreation and Sport

Appointments to outside organisations

  • Local Government New Zealand – zone 3 representative
  • Manawatū-Whanganui Civil Defence Emergency Management Group – alternate for the Mayor
  • Palmerston North Neighbourhood Support Group
  • Safety Advisory Board

Cr Handcock is also a New Zealand Order of Merit recipient.

Contact details

027 978 9313

email Patrick Handcock