skip to main content skip to main menu

Council Committees
~ Ngā kōmiti kaunihera

committee gavell

Community Services Committee

The purpose of this Committee is to develop and facilitate the Council's interaction with the community. It ensures the provision of community facilities and services. It has a wider role that oversees Council policy likely to impact on the health, safety and well-being of the community. It is expected that this Committee will positively stimulate the policy position of Council in the community development section.

Terms of Reference:

  • Advocacy and policy development on all relevant issues regarding community development promoted by the Council (health, safety, education, well-being etc.)
  • To monitor compliance of conditions of Council grants made to outside organisations and all community funding initiatives including Creative New Zealand funding.
  • To receive reports from Safer Napier Strategic Group, Arts Advisory Panel, Grants Allocation Sub Committee, Creative Communities NZ Assessment Sub Committee, Napier Health Advocacy Forum and any other organisation linking community issues to the Council.
  • To review Council policy for community and other discretionary grants and to review the community development function of Council.
  • The allocation of resources in accordance with Council's priorities.
  • Policy for library services, emergency management, pools and community halls.
  • Monitor the social climate of the city and its impact on the Council.

 The Committee's recommendations must be consistent with the Council's Ten Year Plan.

Committee Details

Chairperson Councillor White
Deputy Chairperson  Councillor Wright
Officer Responsible Director Community Services
Committee Secretary Committee Administrator
Meets Six Weekly
Membership All Councillors
Quorum Seven

Related Documents

Related Pages

There are no pages related to this page.

Disclaimers and Copyright
While every endeavour has been taken by the Napier City Council to ensure that the information on this website is accurate and up to date, Napier City Council shall not be liable for any loss suffered through the use, directly or indirectly, of information on this website. Information contained has been assembled in good faith. Some of the information available in this site is from the New Zealand Public domain and supplied by relevant government agencies. Napier City Council cannot accept any liability for its accuracy or content. Portions of the Napier City Council information and material on this site, including data, pages, documents, online graphics and images are protected by copyright, unless specifically notified to the contrary. Externally sourced information or material is copyright to the respective provider.

© Napier City Council - / +64 6 835 7579 / Fax: +64 6 835 7574