Committees

Audit and Risk Committee

The role of the Audit and Risk Committee is to oversee the effectiveness of the Council’s risk management framework, internal controls, legislative and regulatory compliance, external audits and financial reporting.

Committee Members are: Mayor van Uden, Councillor Calum MacLeod, Stuart McLauchlan (Chair) and Ken Matthews.

 

District Licensing Committee

The District Licensing Committee will consider and determine all applications (opposed and unopposed) for new and renewal licences and manager’s certificates, temporary authorities and special licences under the Sale and Supply of Alcohol Act 2012.

Committee Members are: Bill Unwin (chair), John Mann, Councillor Lyal Cocks and Malika Rose.

 

Property Subcommittee

The Property Subcommittee will provide prompt authoritative decisions on a range of property transactions (other than sale or acquisition).  Due to the commercially sensitive nature of the transactions considered by the Property Subcommittee, the public will be excluded.

Subcommittee members are: Mayor van Uden (chair), Councillors Merv Aoake, Calum MacLeod and Simon Stamers-Smith.

 

Resource Consent Commissioner Appointment Committee

The purpose of the Resource Consent Commissioner Appointment Committee is to appoint commissioners to hear and decide resource consent applications and to make notification determinations.  Due to the commercially sensitive nature of the transactions considered by the Resource Consent Commissioner Appointment Committee, the public will be excluded.

Committee members are: Mayor van Uden (chair), Councillors Merv Aoake, Calum MacLeod and Simon Stamers-Smith.

 

Wanaka Community Board

The Wanaka Community Board is not a committee of Council but a separate unincorporated body established under Section 49 of the Local Government Act 2002.  The role of the Wanaka Community Board is to represent and act as an advocate for the Wanaka community.  The Council has given extensive delegation to the Wanaka Community Board to make decisions on many of the facilities and services located within the Wanaka Ward.

Community Board elected members are: Rachel Brown (chair), Bryan Lloyd, Ross McRobie and Mike O’Connor.

Community Board appointed members are: Councillors Lyal Cocks, Ella Lawton and Calum MacLeod.