Local Governance Statement 2019/22

Local Governance Statement 2019/22 (927KB PDF)

Contents

  • What is a local governance statement?
  • Functions, responsibilities, and activities of Wellington City Council
  • Contacting the Council
  • Your Council
  • Members’ roles and conduct
  • Governance Structure
  • Māori Partnerships
  • Meeting Procedures
  • Management structure and the relationship between management and elected members
  • The electoral system and the opportunity to change that system
  • Representation arrangements
  • Key approved planning and policy documents and the process for their development and review
  • Consultation policies
  • Local legislation conferring powers on Wellington City Council
  • Diversity and Inclusion
  • Requests for official information
  • Appendix One: Local legislation conferring powers on Wellington City Council