Hawke's Bay Police are looking for Jason Wright who has been missing since Friday night.
The 48-year-old left his Flaxmere home at about 10pm on Friday and has not been seen since.
He is described as European, 170cm tall and of medium build.
He is bald on the crown of his head and has short brown hair on the back and sides, he also has facial stubble.
He was last seen wearing blue jeans, a black jacket and a grey T-shirt.
Mr Wright is known to go out walking at night and often moves between Flaxmere, Hastings, Taradale and Napier.
Police would like to hear from anyone who may have information on his whereabouts.
Anyone with information can contact Hastings police on 06 873 0500 and quote file number 160724/4353.