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Local Government in New Zealand - Local Councils

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Resources

Visit our links, download local government data, information sheets, published reports, guides or a poster.

Download councils' 2012-22 Long-Term Plan data

Council Profiles

Council profile pages include such things as council contact details, local dog control and election statistics, as well as historic and forecast financial data.

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Local Government in NZ

Learn all about local government in New Zealand, including sector-wide statistics, the relationship between central and local government, and how you can participate in local government policy decisions.

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