Advisory panels

Ethnic Peoples Advisory Panel

The Ethnic Peoples Advisory Panel provides knowledge on issues that are important to diverse ethnic people and communities in Auckland in relation to the council's regional strategies, policies, plans and bylaws.

The panel also advises the council on how to engage effectively with diverse ethnic communities.

You can find out more information in the demographic panel Terms of Reference:

Demographic Panel Terms of Reference (PDF 97KB)


  • Anita Keestra
  • Anukool Sathu
  • Bill Guan
  • Dave Tomu
  • Jade Tang-Taylor
  • Jessica Phuang
  • Ljubica Mamula-Seadon
  • Naoe Hashimoto
  • Sunil Kaushal
  • Councillor Denise Lee (Liaison Councillor)
  • Councillor Cathy Casey (Chief Liaison Councillor)


The Ethnic Peoples Advisory Panel holds three scheduled meetings and up to seven workshops each year. 

Scheduled meetings are open to the public.

For dates, agendas and minutes, see agendas and minutes.

Get in touch

To attend or present at a meeting of the Ethnic Peoples Advisory Panel, or find more information, contact us.

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