Tasman District is a unitary authority found in the nation of New Zealand. Home to 47,157 people, it is the 12th largest division in New Zealand in terms of population.
Tasman District gained its current status as a unitary authority in the year 1989. The government of Tasman District is lead by Richard Kempthorne and is based in the unitary authority capital of Richmond (Population: 14,000).
Tasman District Unitary authority - Quick Facts
|Region Type||Unitary authority|
|Year of Establishment||1989|
|Capital||Richmond (Population: 14,000)|
|Head of Government||Richard Kempthorne|
|Total Area||9,786 sq km (3,778 sq miles)|
|Population Density||4.8 sq km (12.5 sq miles)|