Local Government New Zealand

16 Feb 19, 9:31am
Auditor General notes growing debts and rising costs at councils as they grapple with issues including population growth and climate change
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4 Feb 19, 1:55pm
Local Government New Zealand's call for government action to address rising sea levels met with minister's somewhat muted response
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1 Feb 19, 7:57am
Climate Change Minister James Shaw says insurers are 'acting very responsibly' & working with the Govt on who pays for climate change
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31 Jan 19, 11:12am
Local Government New Zealand says up to $14 billion of local government infrastructure is at risk from rising sea levels and climate change
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22 Jan 19, 4:53pm
The local body election cycle has rolled around again with elections due later this year. So what's happening with the push to increase voter turnout by enabling online voting?
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16 Jul 18, 4:36pm
David Hargreaves says other things need to happen first before we consider giving local government more decentralised power
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30 May 18, 4:32pm
Local Government Minister signals need to move to a new regulatory system for water services
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28 Aug 17, 2:39pm
Visitors to New Zealand will have to pay an extra $25 to enter the country under new Labour Party policy; The $75m a year will go towards growing tourism industry, conservation
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29 Mar 17, 2:10pm
Labour responds to challenge from Joyce that political parties should seriously consider ProdComm urban planning proposals in Election 2017 campaign; Notes similarities to current policies
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14 Mar 17, 5:09pm
Govt open to using $1bn Housing Infrastructure Fund differently to get around council debt concerns, not keen on sharing GST
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22 Sep 15, 2:54pm
Govt taskforce calls for 'loopy rules' to be reined in, cleaning up property regulation & streamlining the consenting process
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20 May 15, 12:53pm
Inaugural extensive survey of over 3000 citizens and businesses scores New Zealand's councils just 29 out of 100 on reputation
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18 Mar 15, 1:14pm
How to avoid meth-ridden properties burning holes in your pockets
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5 Feb 15, 2:07pm
Eric Crampton says Local Government NZ's funding report deserves better than John Key's dismissal
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4 Feb 15, 7:00am
Dave Grimmond looks at the LGNZ revenue discussion paper and finds reasons to be sceptical, but also an option for 'fiscally neutral' change
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19 Mar 14, 11:56am
Ratepayers 'can keep a closer eye on council finances' under new Govt regulations
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25 Feb 14, 11:44am
Local authorities oppose moves to introduce an 'objections' process against council-imposed development contributions
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3 Feb 14, 12:48pm
Auckland Council warns of 8.5% rates hike and $480 mln of debt due to Govt changes on development contributions
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13 Nov 13, 3:34pm
Local Govt Minister says new financial prudence regulations will tighten financial reporting, lift transparency and encourage excellence in local government
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2 Sep 13, 3:25pm
The Government's introducing a new layer of bureacracy to deal with disputes over so-called 'development contributions'
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