Local Government New Zealand’s submission on the Local Electoral (Advertising) Amendment Bill

LGNZ welcomes the opportunity to make a submission on the Local Electoral (Advertising) Amendment Bill. The safety of elected members is of the utmost importance to LGNZ. So is attracting a broad and diverse range of candidates to stand in local body elections. Both these priorities align with our vision for Aotearoa to be the most active and inclusive local democracy in the world.  We’re glad to see Government respond to this issue and strongly support the proposed changes.

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