News

23 February 2015

Getting Local Government funding right for economic growth

Local government is an important contributor to local economic success, but the right incentives and resources must be in place to enable local government to drive growth. The sustainability of local government funding has equally become a major question, as New Zealand faces rapid demographic and economic change.

The following Discussion Paper on the funding of local government in New Zealand was initiated, and is released for discussion by the National Council of Local Government New Zealand.

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