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 every year in 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 2020 Annual Calendar please click here.

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June 2020

26

Jun

Chief Executive's Forum

The Chief Executive's Forum will now be held via teleconference or Zoom due to COVID-19.  

July 2020

15

Jul

National Council Meeting

National Council meeting for National Council members.

16-18

Jul

POSTPONED - LGNZ Conference & EXCELLENCE Awards 2020

The 2020 LGNZ Conference and Awards has been postponed due to uncertainty surrounding COVID-19. The LGNZ Conference and EXCELLENCE Awards  will now be held from Wednesday 14 to Saturday 17 July 2021 in Blenheim.  

August 2020

03

Aug

Policy Advisory Group Meeting

Policy Advisory Group (PAG) Meeting for PAG and National Council members.

03

Aug

Governance and Strategy Advisory Group Meeting

Governance and Strategy Advisory Group (GSAG) Meeting for GSAG and National Council members.  

12-13

Aug

Community Boards' Executive Committee Meeting

Community Boards' Executive Committee (CBEC) Meeting for CBEC members.

14

Aug

Metro Sector Meeting

Metro Sector Meeting for Metro Sector Mayors and Chief Executives.

20-21

Aug

Zone 2 Meeting

21

Aug

2020 Local Government New Zealand AGM

The 33rd Annual General Meeting of Local Government New Zealand will be held at Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa in Wellington on Friday 21 August 2020.

28

Aug

Regional Sector Meeting

Regional Sector meeting for Regional Sector Mayors and Chief Executives.  

September 2020

October 2020

01

Oct

National Council Strategy Day

National Council Strategy Day for National Council members.  

02

Oct

National Council Meeting

National Council meeting for National Council members.

23

Oct

Chief Executives Forum

Chief Executives (CE) Forum meeting for CE Forum members.

29-30

Oct

Zone 3 Meeting

November 2020

04-05

Nov

Community Boards' Executive Committee Meeting

Community Boards' Executive Committee (CBEC) meeting for CBEC members.  

06

Nov

Metro Sector Meeting

Metro Sector meeting for Metro Sector Mayors and Chief Executives.

09

Nov

Policy Advisory Group Meeting

Policy Advisory Group (PAG) meeting for PAG and National Council members.  

09

Nov

Governance and Strategy Advisory Group Meeting

Governance and Strategy Advisory Group (GSAG) meeting for GSAG and National Council members.  

19-20

Nov

Rural and Provincial Sector Meeting

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

27

Nov

Regional Sector Meeting

Regional Sector meeting for Regional Sector Mayors and Chief Executives.  

December 2020

04

Dec

National Council Meeting

National Council meeting for National Council members.  

July 2021

14

Jul

Te Maruata Hui, July 2021

E te iti me te rahi, rau rangatira mā ō ngā kaunihera o te motu, nau mai, piki mai, kake mai ki tēnei hui o tātou.

15-17

Jul

LGNZ Conference & EXCELLENCE Awards 2021

Local Government New Zealand (LGNZ) will be holding its annual Conference and EXCELLENCE Awards  from Wednesday 14 to Saturday 17 July 2021 in Blenheim. The theme for LGNZ Conference 2021 is "Natural Capital: Leveraging what makes your place great".

17

Jul

2021 Local Government New Zealand AGM

The 34th Annual General Meeting of Local Government New Zealand will be held at the Marlborough Convention Centre in Blenheim on Saturday 17 July 2021.   The AGM is scheduled to start at 9:00 am and is likely to run for a minimum of two to three hours.