Analysis of Local Water Done Well annoucement

The Government has announced the process and timetable for the implementation of the Local Water Done Well programme. Read our analysis below.

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Making AI work in the workplace

Malcolm Foo, Executive Director at PwC New Zealand discusses the opportunities and benefits of AI for councils.

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Highlights from thrive | kia tōnui ai, the 2023 Taituarā Conference

More than 250 delegates gathered at Toitoi in Hastings in late November for thrive | kia tōnui ai, the Taituarā Conference.

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Upcoming Events

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28 Feb 24

Webinar: The Privacy Act and data breaches

Explore rising data breach trends and discover essential first 24-hour response steps in this webinar addressing the growing threat to public agencies.


01 Mar 24

Webinar: The Water Services Repeal Act and the LTP.

A guide to the practical implications in the repeal of water services legislation, what’s returned as an LTP requirement, and implications for the audit process.

10 Apr 24 - 11 Apr 24

Strategic Finance Forum

The 2024 Civic Financial Services Strategic Finance Forum contains 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, Te Whanganui-a-Tara 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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