Local Government Elected Members Determination 2008 Amendment Determination 2008

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Local Government Elected Members Determination 2008 Amendment Determination 2008

Pursuant to clause 6 of Schedule 7 of the Local Government Act 2002 and to section 19 of the Remuneration Authority Act 1977, the Remuneration Authority makes the following determination (to which is appended an explanatory memorandum).

Determination

1 Title
  • This determination is the Local Government Elected Members Determination 2008 Amendment Determination 2008.

2 Commencement
  • This determination comes into force on the day after the date of its notification in the Gazette.

3 Principal determination amended
  • This determination amends the Local Government Elected Members Determination 2008.

4 Schedule amended
  • (1) The item relating to Christchurch City Council in the Schedule is amended by omitting the item relating to Mayor and substituting the following item:

    Mayor 152,219 7 March 2008

    (2) The item relating to Manukau City Council in the Schedule is amended with effect from 22 October 2007 by omitting $10,500 and substituting $21,500.

    (3) The item relating to Porirua City Council in the Schedule is amended by omitting the item relating to Mayor and substituting the following item:

    Mayor 77,777 13 March 2008

    (4) The item relating to Mayor in the item relating to Waikato District Council in the Schedule is amended by omitting 18 October 2007 and substituting 13 October 2007.

    (5) The item relating to Ngaruawahia Community Board in the item relating to Waikato District Council in the Schedule is amended by omitting 5,500 and substituting 6,250.

    (6) The item relating to Waitakere City Council in the Schedule is amended by omitting the item relating to Mayor and substituting the following item:

    Mayor 133,422 5 February 2008

    (7) The Schedule is amended by omitting the item relating to Wanganui District Council and substituting the following item:

    Wanganui District Council
    Office Annual salary ($) Effective from
    Mayor 75,900 30 October 2007
    Deputy Mayor/Chair, Finance and Infrastructure Committee  45,000 26 February 2008
    Chair, Community Development Committee  36,000 26 February 2008
    Councillor 27,300 26 February 2008
    Meeting fees    
    N/A    
    Mayoral car    
    Full private use    
    Wanganui Rural Community Board
    Office Annual salary ($) Effective from
    Chair 9,000 15 November 2007
    Member 4,600 13 October 2007

    (8) The item relating to Western Bay of Plenty District Council in the Schedule is amended by omitting $27,389 in both places where it appears and substituting in each case $22,389.

Dated at Wellington this 25th day of June 2008.

David Oughton,
Chairman.

A Foulkes,
Member.

M Wintringham,
Member.

Explanatory memorandum

This memorandum is not part of the determination, but is intended to indicate its general effect.

This determination amends the Local Government Elected Members Determination 2008. Although the determination comes into force only on the day after the date of its notification in the Gazette, the amendments all have retrospective effect.

The reasons for the amendments are as follows:

Clause Council Reason for amendment
4(1) Christchurch City Council A change in the car provided for the Mayor
4(2) Manukau City Council 

An adjustment to the total amount available post-October 2007 for meeting fees

 
4(3) Porirua City Council A change in the car provided for the Mayor 
4(4) Waikato District Council 

A change to reflect that the Mayor was re-elected unopposed

4(5) Waikato District Council, Ngaruawahia Community Board 

A change to correct an error in the salary payable to the Chair of the Ngaruawahia Community Board

 
4(6) Waitakere City Council A change in the car provided for the Mayor 
4(7) Wanganui District Council 

A change to reflect the new council committee structure adopted with effect from 26 February 2008

4(8) Western Bay of Plenty District Council A change to correct an error in the salary payable to a Councillor of the Western Bay of Plenty District Council

Issued under the authority of the Acts and Regulations Publication Act 1989.

Date of notification in Gazette: 3 July 2008.