In accordance with clause 30(1)(b) of Schedule 7 of the Local Government Act 2002, a local authority may establish a Joint Committee with another local authority or other public body.
A Joint Committee appointed under this clause is deemed to be both a committee of the local authority and a committee of the other local authorities or public bodies.
A Joint Committee will usually be established to oversee region-wide activities such as emergency management.
The Joint Committees of the Wellington Region are:
|Joint Committee||Membership||Terms of Reference|
|Civil Defence and Emergency Management Committee||
|Civil Defence Emergency Management Group|
Porirua Harbour and Catchment Joint Committee
(Te Awarua-o-Porirua Committee)
||Porirua Harbour and Catchment Joint Committee|
|Wellington Water Committee||
||Wellington Water Committee|