Media are invited to attend plenary sessions at the 2021 LGNZ conference.

Local government has an important role as a place-shaper and economic enabler in New Zealand and there are many key issues – affecting all New Zealanders – that will be explored at the conference.

The 2021 programme will be a platform to discuss and learn about topics such as central and local government working together to enable iwi/Māori and communities to drive well-being outcomes; bolstering the resilience of communities to the effects of natural hazards; creativity as a driver of wellbeing; harnessing your natural advantage into decision-making for social, economic, environmental and cultural success; preserving Kiwi tradition while protecting the environment and our communities; and building towards sustainable supply. The conference will be host to international and national keynote speakers that are experts in their fields and workshops, that will discuss and debate initiatives to build a stronger local communities.

For further information on the programme and speakers please click here.

If you wish to attend you are required to pre- register by completing the registration form here.

For all media enquiries please contact:

Daniel Webster
Senior Communications Advisor
Local Government New Zealand
P: 04 924 1217
M: 022 524 1217