Taituarā submits on Māori Wards Bill

The Bill abolishes binding polls on the establishment of Māori Wards and constituencies whether triggered by the community, or initiated by a local authority.

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Te Waihanga inviting feedback on sector State of Play reports

Te Waihanga / New Zealand Infrastructure Commission is seeking feedback on reports that look at the current state of New Zealand’s infrastructure.

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Local Government priorities – an overview of the common themes in the post-election briefings

We examine the briefings to the incoming Minister of Local Government / incoming Government provided by the Department of Internal Affairs, Local Government New Zealand, as well as Taituarā - Local Government Professionals Aotearoa.

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Upcoming Events

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06 May 21

Gala Dinner

Tickets are now available for the 2021 Taituarā Gala Dinner

Te Papa Tongarewa, 55 Cable Street, Wellington, New Zealand

02 Mar 21 - 29 Jun 21

LG Accelerated Leadership Programme - Wellington Region

This five-month programme is developed in association with the Capability Group for local government professionals and delivered by facilitators with exceptional knowledge and understanding of the sector.

Wellington, Wellington, New Zealand

18 Mar 21 - 19 Mar 21

Civic Financial Services Strategic Finance Forum

The 2021 Civic Financial Services Strategic Finance Forum contains a range of topics intended to strengthen the capacity of local authority finance professionals in their roles both as a ‘trusted advisor’ and as the financial scorekeeper.

James Cook Hotel Grand Chancellor, Wellington, Wellington, New Zealand

Member Benefits

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These provide local government managers with the opportunity to share knowledge and ‘best practice’ in Local Government in another country

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Members receive quarterly briefings containing information that is highly relevant to management roles in local government.

Through our sponsor Skills, we are able to provide outstanding leadership development opportunities to our Members. Entries usually open in October each year and the recipients are announced at our annual Gala Dinner in April

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Members of Taituarā's five Working Parties have the opportunity to influence and support sector activities of national importance as well as contribute to our key work programmes. Members participating in our Working Parties gain a wealth of knowledge and insight in respect to issues that are critical to local government professionals while also enhancing their leadership skills and career opportunities.

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