2014 LGNZ conference


Hosted by Nelson City Council and Tasman District Council


28 February 2014

Kaikoura awarded for environmental performance

Kaikoura DC logo

Adopting sound environmental practice for the whole community by the Kaikoura District Council has been recognised by EarthCheck, an independent environmental standard, and awarded Kaikoura platinum certification for environmental performance. Read more

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Mission Statement
Mission Statement

9 April 2014

Local government in strong financial position

LGNZ advised at its April Quarterly Media Briefing today that the local government sector has the strongest balance sheet in New Zealand, outperforming central government and the private sector.

9 April 2014

LGNZ calls for changes in road funding to meet the needs of all of NZ

LGNZ is calling for central government to review the land transport funding pool to ensure that the funding for local roads is set at the right level, meeting the needs of all New Zealand.

9 April 2014

LGNZ reviewing local government funding

LGNZ is launching a review of local government funding, to find a sustainable model for the future as demographic and economic factors continue to change rapidly.