13 May 24 - 29 Jul 24

LG Accelerated Leadership Programme - Auckland

This three-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.

Tāmaki Makaurau Auckland

22 May 24 - 23 May 24

Future Workplaces Forum

Future Workplaces Forum: Thriving People, Thriving Organisations, a forum for local government leaders and professionals committed to valuing the health, safety and wellbeing of their biggest asset – their workforce.

Te Whanganui-a-Tara Wellington

27 May 24 - 28 May 24

Community Wellbeing Forum

The 2024 Community Wellbeing Forum: Partnering, people and places: creating wellbeing councils is for leaders, planners, and policy-makers, engagement professionals, and frontline community development staff who want to know more about social investment and enabling community to have voice, choice, and ownership in decisions made about their place.

Te Whanganui-a-Tara Wellington

31 May 24 - 13 Aug 24

LG Accelerated Leadership Programme - Christchurch

This three-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.

Ōtautahi Christchurch

05 Jun 24 - 03 Jul 24

Online: Writing for Local Government Decisions

This course is the flagship course in our extended capability offering, teaching a process that officers advising council can use to support decision making on local government issues and writing compelling papers for senior leaders and elected members.

05 Jun 24

The 2024 Simpson Grierson Webinar Series: Lessons from the first of the voluntary buyback schemes

A practical session sharing the lessons from the 2023 weather events including developing land categorisation policies, methodologies and designing good acquisition programmes.

13 Jun 24

PwC Chief Executives Forum

A networking and learning event for local government chief executives, sponsored by PwC.

Te Whanganui-a-Tara Wellington

13 Jun 24

SOLD OUT: Gala Dinner

Join us to celebrate a decade of excellence as we showcase and celebrate the outstanding people and mahi that contribute to the success of our sector.

Te Whanganui-a-Tara Wellington

26 Jun 24

Webinar: Pseudo lawyers, sovereign citizens – what does the research tell us?

Your guide to the world view of a pseudo lawyer, sovereign citizen or community sheriff, and interacting with these groups respectfully and safely.

04 Jul 24

Presenting to Council

A one-day workshop on how to provide advice to elected members including understanding meeting protocols, how to present your report and respond to questions, and what to expect in a challenging political environment.

Te Whanganui-a-Tara Wellington

22 Jul 24 - 26 Jul 24

Quality Assurance for Local Government

This Frank Capability course builds the technical and interpersonal skills needed for ensuring final written outputs are logically sound and error-free.

    23 Jul 24 - 24 Jul 24

    Democracy Professionals’ Forum

    At the 2024 Democracy Professionals’ Forum (formerly the Governance Professional’s Forum) we will explore democracy, how its reach is wider than governance, the different areas of expertise needed in this role, and what a career pathway entails. The Forum is a valuable opportunity to learn from and network with leading experts in the field.

    Te Whanganui-a-Tara Wellington

    12 Aug 24 - 16 Aug 24

    Evidence and Data for Local Government Decisions

    This Frank Capability course builds the skills and knowledge required to select and use the most relevant evidence and data to support decision making in local government.

    29 Aug 24 - 26 Sep 24

    Online: Writing for Local Government Decisions

    This course is the flagship course in our extended capability offering, teaching a process that officers advising council can use to support decision making on local government issues and writing compelling papers for senior leaders and elected members.

    11 Sep 24 - 13 Sep 24

    Save the date: Annual Conference


    Tāmaki Makaurau Auckland

    14 Oct 24 - 18 Oct 24

    Quality Assurance for Local Government

    This Frank Capability course builds the technical and interpersonal skills needed for ensuring final written outputs are logically sound and error-free.

      15 Oct 24 - 12 Nov 24

      Online: Writing for Local Government Decisions

      This course is the flagship course in our extended capability offering, teaching a process that officers advising council can use to support decision making on local government issues and writing compelling papers for senior leaders and elected members.