STANDING ORDERS & GOVERNANCE
Standing Orders & Governance
Public disgruntlement with local government, democratic disengagement, and the extensive view that councils ‘don’t listen’ requires evaluation. Many lessons have been gathered and applied over many centuries in the challenge to apply and improve democratic governance.
Nov 19 2019 Politicians need to regain control of local government
Controller & Auditor General
Excerpts from 2012/13 Audits, including comment on Mangawhai community waste-water scheme and clarifying who is accountable to the community for all council deliverables.
Hamilton City Council Standing Orders
Institute of Directors - What is Governance
Financial Management Authority - Corporate Governance Handbook