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This document meets Local Government Act 2002 requirements for a final proposal.
The proposal issued under clause 21 (1) (b) of Schedule 3 is on the Proposal page. An explanation of how the final proposal will promote the purpose of local government and facilitate economic performance, required by clause 22 (2) (a) of Schedule 3 is on the Overview page.
A balanced assessment outlining the advantages and disadvantages, required by clause 22 (2) (b) of Schedule 3 is on the Overview page.
Information about how to demand a poll, under clause 24 (4) of Schedule 3, and as required in the public notice under clause 22 (1)(a) is on the Appendices page.