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Controller and Auditor-General



The work of the Controller and Auditor-General is carried out by the Office of the Auditor-General, Audit New Zealand, and private sector auditing firms. Audit New Zealand is a stand-alone business unit with its own website.

Inquiry Report: Residential rates postponement

Since the Local Government Act 2002 was introduced, local authorities have adopted a variety of rates postponement policies. The Act allows local authorities to determine their...

Local authority codes of conduct

Since 1 July 2003, each local authority has been legally required to adopt a code of conduct for its elected members. This is a new requirement...