Golden Bay Community Board

This page contains information about the Golden Bay Community Board.

Community Boards are separately elected advisory bodies and are not Council Committees. Their main role is to represent, and act as an advocate for the interests of their community.

Membership of the Golden Bay Community Board 

Membership of the Golden Bay Community Board is voted for by residents during the local government elections, held every three years. Golden Bay Ward Councillors are also part of the Golden Bay Community Board.

Contact details for the Golden Bay Community Board are as follows:

Members

 

NamePhoneMobileEmail
Lynn Ensor 03 525 9151 027 431 6833 lynne.ensor66@gmail.com
David Gowland 03 525 8178 021 260 1610 dgowland@xtra.co.nz
Grant Knowles 03 525 7974 027 256 0566 tribulldrums@xtra.co.nz
Abbie Langford 03 525 9557 027 624 0680 abbie.langford22@gmail.com
Golden Bay Councillors
Cr Sue Brown 03 524 8038 027 829 5146 sue.brown@tasman.govt.nz
Cr Paul Sangster 03 525 9030 027 328 5791 paul.sangster@tasman.govt.nz

Future Meetings

Previous Minutes

View minutes from previous Golden Bay Community Board Meetings

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Role of Community Board 

Community Boards are separately elected advisory bodies and are not Council Committees. Their main role is to represent, and act as an advocate for the interests of their community.. Part 4 (subpart 2) of the 2002 Local Government Act defines the role of a community board is to —

  • (a) represent, and act as an advocate for, the interests of its community; and
  • (b) consider and report on all matters referred to it by the territorial authority, or any matter of interest or concern to the community board; and
  • (c) maintain an overview of services provided by the territorial authority within the community; and
  • (d) prepare an annual submission to the territorial authority for expenditure within the community; and
  • (e) communicate with community organisations and special interest groups within the community; and
  • (f) undertake any other responsibilities that are delegated to it by the territorial authority.
View the entire 2002 Local Government Act.

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Map of the Golden Bay Ward 

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