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The statutory framework of New Zealand's local government sector: is the key legislation working properly?

Published: 9 Aug 2016

LGNZ commissioned a paper which takes a high-level look at the interrelationships between the Local Government Act 2002 (LGA), the Resource Management Act 1991 (RMA) and the Land Transport Management Act 2003 (LTMA). It comments on the coherence of the statutory framework for local government and on how this statutory framework is holding up in the face of current challenges.

Click here for a copy of the document.