Local Government (Auckland Council) Act 2009

  • not the latest version
  • This version was reprinted on 20 May 2016 to make a correction to clause 8(4) of Schedule 2 under section 25(1)(j)(i) and (v) of the Legislation Act 2012.
40 Operating principles

In meeting its principal objective (as a council-controlled organisation) under section 59 of the Local Government Act 2002, and in performing its functions, Auckland Transport must—


establish and maintain processes for Māori to contribute to its decision-making processes; and


operate in a financially responsible manner and, for this purpose, prudently manage its assets and liabilities and endeavour to ensure—


its long-term financial viability; and


that it acts as a successful going concern; and


use its revenue efficiently and effectively, and in a manner that seeks value for money; and


ensure that its revenue and expenditure are accounted for in a transparent manner; and


ensure that it acts in a transparent manner in making decisions under this Act and the Land Transport Management Act 2003.

Section 40: substituted, on 1 November 2010, by section 31 of the Local Government (Auckland Council) Amendment Act 2010 (2010 No 36).