Improving local government investment into Economic Development Services in New Zealand

Published: Thursday, December 20, 2018

This report follows on from the discussion paper LGNZ released in July 2017 titled “Better economic development in local government”. It reports back on issues that were shared and discussed with LGNZ members and stakeholders during a workshop series led by LGNZ in early 2018. The findings show the potential for future improvement in this area of investment. A new system framework is also presented as a pathway for councils delivering economic development services.

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