16-21 – 2016/17 Calendar of Compliance and Reporting Requirements

What’s new or changing

What this will mean for your council

  • Councils should use the Calendar to assist in planning strategic and operational tasks for 2016/17.

Key points

  • The Calendar includes key statutory and other reporting deadlines for general purpose councils.
  • For new councils, some dates may have changed by Proclamation.
  • The following items have been added to the Calendar since last year:
    − Local Government Elections (unless delayed).
  • An on-line Calendar of Compliance and Reporting is currently being developed. Councils will be advised when the facility becomes available.

Where to go for further information

  • A copy of the Calendar is available on the Office of Local Government’s website at

Tim Hurst
Acting Chief Executive