11.30am - 12.30pm
Ellen Melville Hall, 2 Freyberg Place, Auckland
Come along and hear what the Commission discovered in its inquiry into local government funding and financing. For example, improving transparency of decision-making, using funding tools better, handling the threat of of climate change on local authority infrastructure and resetting the relationship with central government - these are just a few of the recommendations. Come and hear the rationale for the findings and recommendations and be ready to ask questions and express your views.
Murray Sherwin, Chair of the Productivity Commission will present on the inquiry and the Commission's findings and recommendations.