Wellbeing Budget 2019

Wellbeing Budget 2019

The Wellbeing Budget on 30 May is about tackling New Zealand’s long-term challenges.  

 

For more information about these priorities, see the Budget Policy Statement.

Provincial Growth Fund Funding Announcements

Provincial Growth Fund Funding Announcements

View the latest projects funded by the Provincial Growth Fund here
Infrastructure Pipeline Launched

Infrastructure Pipeline Launched

The Government has published a prototype Infrastructure Pipeline, to show what projects will be delivered by major central government agencies over the next five years.
 
For more information go here
 
 
Our Environment Report Released

Our Environment Report Released

Environment Aotearoa 2019 provides an overview of the state of our environment. Using five broad themes the report presents nine priority environmental issues. Each issue includes information about why it matters, what has changed, and the consequences.
 
Go here for the online summary report
Bay of Connections Update

Bay of Connections Update

Bay of Connections has made some changes to our approach to regional development – including a reset of the Bay of Connections framework and the core focus areas for the wider Bay of Plenty region.

For our latest update go here

LGNZ Vote 2019 Campaign

LGNZ Vote 2019 Campaign

LGNZ has started a conversation on social media with New Zealanders through its Vote 2019 campaign, aiming to raise important issues around housing, transport, water, tourism, business and economic development and local amenities and services.

Go here for information for voters, candidates, media, and other key partners, as well as campaign background and research statistics.

 

Govt injects more funding into responsible camping

Govt injects more funding into responsible camping

The responsible camping funding round will open on 1 June 2019.

Further information, including funding criteria go here.

Annual Regional Environment Hui: Connecting Care Groups

Annual Regional Environment Hui: Connecting Care Groups

Do you care for the environment? Do you volunteer with environmental groups? Do you want to learn more about what is happening in the environmental scene in the Bay of Plenty?
 
If you said YES, then come along to this year's series of Regional Environment Hui hosted by EnviroHub and Landcare NZ Trust
 
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COBOP: working better together

Collaboration Bay of Plenty (COBOP) is a network of local and regional councils and central government agencies in the Bay of Plenty. We are the hub of co-operative inter-agency work where Chief Executives and Senior Managers representing these agencies, work together to meet the current and future needs of communities in the Bay.

Together we promote the achievement of local and regional community aspirations and priorities through co-operation, collaboration and efficient use of resources. Mandated under the Local Government Act , we know that we can work better, together.

COBOP: working better together

Collaboration Bay of Plenty (COBOP) is a network of local and regional councils and central government agencies in the Bay of Plenty. We are the hub of co-operative inter-agency work where Chief Executives and Senior Managers representing these agencies, work together to meet the current and future needs of communities in the Bay.

Together we promote the achievement of local and regional community aspirations and priorities through co-operation, collaboration and efficient use of resources. Mandated under the Local Government Act , we know that we can work better, together.

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