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Tourism Infrastructure Fund to open 1 March
Tourism Infrastructure Fund to open 1 March
25 February 2019
The third round of the Tourism Infrastructure Fund (TIF) will be open for applications from 1 March 2019, Tourism Minister Kelvin Davis announced...
Standards to make homes warm and dry released
Standards to make homes warm and dry released
24 February 2019
The new healthy homes standards to make rental properties warmer and drier were today announced by Housing and Urban Development Minister Phil...
Immigration NZ information seminar on people trafficking
Immigration NZ information seminar on people trafficking
22 February 2019
What is people trafficking? What might it look like? And what should you do if you think you see it happening?    Immigration NZ...
Boots on the ground driving Eastern Bay development
Boots on the ground driving Eastern Bay development
22 February 2019
The Eastern Bay of Plenty is looking to make the most of the Provincial Growth Fund and new economic opportunities with the appointment of two...
New infrastructure body welcomed by local government
New infrastructure body welcomed by local government
22 February 2019
Local Government New Zealand welcomes plans to form The New Zealand Infrastructure Commission, Te Waihanga, and supports its aim to deliver long...
Tsunami Hikoi for Whakatane
Tsunami Hikoi for Whakatane
22 February 2019
Whakatane District Council staff and Emergency Management Bay of Plenty (EMBOP) are organising a Tsunami Hīkoi to encourage people to prepare for...
Turangi to host Inter-Council Sports Tournament
Turangi to host Inter-Council Sports Tournament
21 February 2019
​The spotlight will be on Turangi next month, when more than 400 local government staff from around the country descend on the southern end of...
Crown launches commitment to te reo Maori
Crown launches commitment to te reo Maori
21 February 2019
Minister Mahuta attended Te Matatini with the Prime Minister today to launch the finalised Maihi Karauna strategy. This strategy is the...
2019/20 Annual Plan changes likely for Whakatane
2019/20 Annual Plan changes likely for Whakatane
18 February 2019
The Whakatāne District Council's draft budget for the 2019/20 financial year will propose a number of changes from the work programme and...
Waiari Water Supply Scheme - Award of pipeline contract
Waiari Water Supply Scheme - Award of pipeline contract
18 February 2019
The build of Tauranga’s third water treatment plant is hitting a new milestone, with the contract for the first phase of construction of the...
Ministry of Youth Development Funding Open Now
Ministry of Youth Development Funding Open Now
12 February 2019
Two Funding Streams are open from the Ministry of Youth Development, for more information click here   Youth Development Funding...
Skills, trade and wellbeing key to building resilient economy
Skills, trade and wellbeing key to building resilient economy
8 February 2019
Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern says far-reaching reform of vocational training will be a priority for the Government in 2019.   In a...
Colour-coded recycling bins come to Whakatane streets
Colour-coded recycling bins come to Whakatane streets
7 February 2019
A recycling trial will begin this month in Whakatāne, with the aim of reducing the amount of waste going to landfill from public...
Latest research on employment assistance out
Latest research on employment assistance out
7 February 2019
Each year MSD summarises its evidence on the cost-effectiveness of its expenditure on employment assistance (EA) programmes and services and case...
Taupo District Council advertising chief executive role
Taupo District Council advertising chief executive role
5 February 2019
Taupō District Council is advertising its top management role as it looks to appoint a chief executive for the next five...
Whats bubbling below us in Rotorua
Whats bubbling below us in Rotorua
4 February 2019
GNS Science and Bay of Plenty Regional Council have been investigating volcanic hazards and deep geothermal energy resources in the Taupo Volcanic...
MAYORAL MENTORING EMBRACED BY CALE
MAYORAL MENTORING EMBRACED BY CALE
1 February 2019
Having completed a year-long local government mayoral leadership programme, Cale Borell is even more determined to one day become a force within...
Rerewhakaaitu farmers managing nutrients to protect local lakes
Rerewhakaaitu farmers managing nutrients to protect local lakes
1 February 2019
Farmers from the Rerewhakaaitu community are taking practical steps to protect water quality in their local lakes.   They have worked...