Code of Conduct
The Council is required under the Local Government Act 2002 to adopt a Code of Conduct for elected members. The Code of Conduct sets out the understandings and expectations of the manner in which elected members conduct themselves.
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Elected members expenses policy
Our Local Governance Statement
We are required under the Local Government Act 2002 to prepare and make publicly available, a Local Governance Statement.
The Local Governance Statement is a collection of information about the processes we use to engage with the residents of the district and outlines how we make decisions and how the citizens of the district can influence those processes.
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Governance structure, committee delegations and membership
What are Standing Orders?
These Standing Orders were adopted by the Council at its meeting on 25 October 2016 and apply to all meetings include committees and sub-committees, except for the Turangi-Tongariro Community Board whose standing orders can be found here.
View the Council Standing Orders