As well as the policy and advocacy work LGNZ undertakes, there are also many events taking part throughout the year. The highlight is our annual conference, held this year in Christchurch on 15-17 July. We are also pleased to hold the inaugural LGNZ EXCELLENCE Awards during the conference.
On average, every year LGNZ hosts 14 zone meetings, 11 sector meetings, six National Council meetings, frequent EquiP professional development workshops and webinars, one stakeholder function, one AGM and one annual conference.
Professional Training and Development
For a full list of Professional Development training workshops please visit our Equip Professional Development Page
Start date: 4 May 2018
Regional Sector Group meeting for Regional and Unitary Sector Chairs, Mayors and Chief Executives.
Start date: 9 May 2018
Community Boards Executive Committee
Start date: 25 May 2018
Meeting of LGNZ's Zone 1.
Start date: 28 May 2018
Start date: 30 May 2018
The Water Summit will explore the key issues of drinking water regulation, infrastructure funding, freshwater management and allocation.
Start date: 1 Jun 2018
Meeting of LGNZ's Zone 2.
Start date: 7 Jun 2018
Rural & Provincial Sector meeting for Rural & Provincial Mayors and Chief Executives.
Start date: 13 Jun 2018
Meeting for LGNZ's Zone 4.
Start date: 28 Jun 2018
Local Government New Zealand will be holding a Housing Symposium in Wellington on Thursday 28 June 2018.
Start date: 14 Jul 2018
Te Maruata is holding its annual pre-conference Hui for Maori in local government on Saturday 14 July.
Start date: 15 Jul 2018
Local Government New Zealand (LGNZ) will be holding its annual Conference and EXCELLENCE Awards from 15 - 17 July 2018 in Christchurch.
Start date: 1 Aug 2018
Community Board Executive Committee meeting.