Taituarā — Local Government Professionals Aotearoa is the national membership organisation for local government professionals. Our purpose is to promote and support professional management in local government.

Our focus is on providing professional leadership, promoting innovation and excellence in management practice and developing local government capability to enhance service delivery to our local communities, throughout Aotearoa New Zealand.

We have a thriving membership base of around 950 members. More than 1,800 people attend our events each year.