An arrest has been made after a man was stabbed in Tauranga.

The stabbing happened early this afternoon at a Mountain Rd address in the rural suburb of Oropi.

Tauranga police Acting Senior Sergeant Steve Hindmarsh said while police were still investigating, he could confirm that a man had been stabbed and one man had been arrested.

The victim had been taken to Tauranga Hospital for treatment and has been discharged.