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Local and regional government in New Zealand

Claudia Devita Scott

Local and regional government in New Zealand

function and finance

by Claudia Devita Scott

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Published by George Allen & Unwin, distributed by Book Reps (New Zealand) in Sydney, Boston, Auckland .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New Zealand.
    • Subjects:
    • Local government -- New Zealand.,
    • Local finance -- New Zealand.,
    • Intergovernmental fiscal relations -- New Zealand.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 150-154.

      StatementClaudia D. Scott.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJS8343 .S36
      The Physical Object
      Pagination154 p. ;
      Number of Pages154
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4751148M
      ISBN 100868610410, 0868610496
      LC Control Number78073729

      Local Government Act By about many of the operations of local authorities had become businesses. Many of their functions, such as running ports, airports and trading enterprises, were removed from the direct influence of the voting public. To counter this loss of democratic. New Zealand - New Zealand - Government and society: New Zealand has a parliamentary form of government based on the British model. Legislative power is vested in the single-chamber House of Representatives (Parliament), the members of which are elected for three-year terms. The political party or coalition of parties that commands a majority in the House forms the government.

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      Local Government New Zealand is the local government association of New Zealand. The Association was formed in when, confronted with pending local government reform, the Municipal Association and the Counties Association agreed to merge into a single local government association. New Zealand is divided into sixteen regions (Māori: Ngā takiwā) for local government purposes. Eleven are administered by regional councils (the top tier of local government), and five are administered by unitary authorities, which are territorial authorities (the second tier of local government) that also perform the functions of regional ry: Unitary state.


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