Rules Reduction Taskforce

Rules Reduction Taskforce and New Zealand Government logosThe Rules reduction Taskforce was charged with listening to public concerns about frustrating property rules and making recommendations for change to the Minister of Local Government. On-line submissions closed on 15 June 2015, and submissions were encouraged to be received before this date. 

The Taskforce, co-chaired by Jacqui Dean MP and Michael Barnett, received submissions on over 2000 topics from across New Zealand and from a mixture of property owners, businesses, tradespeople, and councils.

The Taskforce povided its report to the Minister of Local Government on 31 August.

Background Information

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