Council Plans and Policies
These core documents set out the West Coast Regional Councils strategic direction, policies and rules under the Resource Management Act, Biosecurity Act and the Local Government Act.
We produce a number of publications to provide advice and communicate information on our plans for the West Coast region. If there's something your searching for and you can't find it here, please give us a call on toll free 0508 800 118 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Standing orders contain rules for the conduct of the proceedings of local authorities, committees, subcommittees and subordinate decision-making bodies.
Code of Conduct
This Code of Conduct (Code) sets out the standards of behaviour expected from elected members in the exercise of their duties.
Long Term Plan 2021 - 2031
The Long Term Plan sets out Council’s strategic direction, funding intentions and work programmes in detail for the coming three years, and in broad outline for a further seven years. See here for previous Long Term Plans.
Annual Plan 2023
The Annual Plan sets out the Council’s yearly programmes and budgets as foreshadowed in the Long-term Plan immediately preceding them. Annual Plan 2023 has been updated as per the Public Notice dated 6 September 2022. See here for previous Annual Plans.
Annual Report 2022
The Annual Report provides an outline of the Council’s achievements for each financial year, including an assessment of financial performance measured against what we planned to do. See here for previous Annual Reports.
See here for the Summary Annual Report
The Council Policies set the framework for how Council will operate. See here for Council Policies.
Delegation means the assignment of a duty or power of action from one person or entity to another. This document describes the tasks and powers delagated by the Council.