Governance Statement

The latest Governance Statement was approved at a meeting of the Southland District Council held on 01 February 2017

A requirement exists under Section 40 of the Local Government Act 2002 for the Southland District Council to prepare and make publicly available a local governance statement. 

The governance statement contains information about the governance arrangements of the Council to enable the public to participate fully in local governance.

Download the Governance Statement [PDF, 1 MB].