Whai Kupu

Get involved

We are committed to seeking out a diverse range of views as we develop our recommendations about the future for local government.

Throughout the Review process, we’re seeking ideas about how local governance and democracy can be improved.

We look forward to receiving a formal submission from you to be considered towards our final report, due in June 2023. Make a submission here.

Keep up to date on everything about the Review into the Future for Local Government by subscribing to our mailing list here.

The journey of the Review so far

Watch this short video to see who we've heard from so far, and what they've told us.

Our submissions portal

We want to hear from you! Make a submission here by 28 February 2023 to help shape our final report and recommendations.

Provide feedback on any or all of our draft recommendations and questions or send us your general comments to be considered towards our final report, which is due in June 2023. 

Public webinars

In February 2023 we are hosting public webinars to discuss the draft report and recommendations. This is an opportunity for you to ask any questions about our thinking before making a submission. 

Check out our webinar dates and times here.

Make a submission on the draft report and recommendations by 28 February 2023.