Events

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.

For a copy of LGNZ's 2018 Annual Calendar please click here 

For a copy of LGNZ's 2019 Annual Calendar please click here

 

Professional Training and Development

For a full list of Professional Development training workshops please visit our Equip Professional Development Page

 

CE Forum

Start date: February 18, 2019

Community Boards Executive Committee

Start date: February 20, 2019

Community Boards Executive Committee

Metro Meeting

Start date: February 22, 2019

Policy Advisory Group

Start date: February 25, 2019

Governance and Strategy Advisory Group

Start date: February 25, 2019

GSAG Meeting

LGNZ Localism Symposium 2019

Start date: February 28, 2019

When it comes to centralisation, New Zealand is an outlier amongst developed countries, with decision making heavily concentrated in central government politicians and officials. For every tax dollar spent by local authorities, Wellington spends $7. 30. This is not a record to be proud of.

Zone 1 Meeting

Start date: March 1, 2019

Meeting of LGNZ's Zone 1.  

Zone 2 Meeting

Start date: March 1, 2019

Meeting of LGNZ's Zone 2.

Rural and Provincial meeting

Start date: March 7, 2019

Rural & Provincial Sector meeting for Rural & Provincial Mayors and Chief Executives.  

Stakeholder Function

Start date: March 7, 2019

Zone 5 & 6 Meeting

Start date: March 18, 2019

Meeting for LGNZ's Zone 5 & 6.

National Council

Start date: March 22, 2019

Meeting of LGNZ's National Council

Zone 3 Meeting

Start date: April 4, 2019

Meeting of LGNZ's Zone 3.

Zone 4 Meeting

Start date: April 10, 2019

Meeting for LGNZ's Zone 4.  

2019 Community Boards Conference

Start date: April 11, 2019

The 2019 Community Boards Conference will take place on 11-13 April 2019 in New Plymouth. The New Zealand Community Boards Conference takes place every two years.