7 Sep 2020

Councils call for electoral cycle to be extended

From The Panel, 4:35 pm on 7 September 2020

A formal process to extend central and local government terms to four years is now under way.

Local Government New Zealand, which is driving the bid, said it would ask the government to conduct a referendum on the proposal.

Newly-elected president of LGNZ, Stuart Crosby, joins The Panel to discuss.