21 May 2020

Unpaid rates leaving councils short on cash

From Midday Report, 12:14 pm on 21 May 2020

Councils across the country are having to deal with an increasing number of unpaid and defaulted rates, due to the Covid-19 pandemic.

The problem is being discussed by Auckland Council at their meeting today, but they're not the only region facing severe rates shortfalls.

The President at Local Government New Zealand, Dave Cull, spoke to Māni Dunlop.