Devonport-Takapuna Local Board extends from Sunnynook and Castor Bay to the Stanley Bay and Devonport suburbs. Its western boundary is State Highway 1.
Local boards provide governance at the local level within Auckland Council. They enable democratic decision making by, and on behalf of communities within the local board area.
Local boards are charged with decision-making on local issues, activities and services, and provide input into regional strategies, policies, plans and decisions.