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Reports and resources

Local Government Commission reports and resources, including guidance material, relating to local authority representation reviews and local government reorganisation can be found at http://www.lgc.govt.nz/representation-reviews/ and http://www.lgc.govt.nz/local-government-reorganisation/ respectively.

Also relating to these functions, you can find information on both local authority (external) boundaries and internal boundaries, including local authority maps, at http://www.lgc.govt.nz/local-government-boundaries/

Links to other Commission reports and briefings are set out below:

Briefing to Incoming Minister

The Commission has proactively released its Briefing to the Incoming Minister of Local Government:

Briefing to the Incoming Minister of Local Government (2 December 2020) .pdf (664kb)

Briefing to the Incoming Minister of Local Government (6 December 2017) .pdf (902kb)

Briefing to the Incoming Minister of Local Government (11 December 2015) .pdf (303kb)

Briefing to the Incoming Minister of Local Government (13 November 2014) .pdf (103kb)

Annual Reports

In addition to the Commission’s financial reporting to Parliament within the annual report of the Department of Internal Affairs, it produces a report of its proceedings and operations for the Minister of Local Government. This additional report usually summarises the decisions and determinations released by the Commission during the course of a year.

The Annual Report of the Department of Internal Affairs is available at the DIA website.

The latest report of the Commission’s proceedings and operations is available below:

Report of proceedings and operations, year ended 30 June 2020 .pdf 891KB

Earlier reports in date order follow:

Report of proceedings and operations, year ended 30 June 2019 .pdf 305KB

Report of proceedings and operations, year ended 30 June 2018 .pdf 807KB

Report of proceedings and operations, year ended 30 June 2017 .pdf 684KB

Report of proceedings and operations, year ended 30 June 2016 .pdf 616KB

Report of proceedings and operations, year ended 30 June 2015 .pdf 160KB

Report of proceedings and operations, year ended 30 June 2014 .pdf 178KB

Report of proceedings and operations, year ended 30 June 2013 .pdf 190KB

Report of proceedings and operations, year ended 30 June 2012 .pdf 158KB

Report of proceedings and operations, year ended 30 June 2011 .pdf 172KB

Report of proceedings and operations, year ended 30 June 2010 .pdf 175KB

Report of proceedings and operations, year ended 30 June 2009 .pdf 154KB