Council has established four Standing Committees which meet to monitor performance against the Long Term Plan/Annual Plan, consider matters requiring Council decisions and develop and review policy documents and bylaws pertaining to the activities of the Committee.
The Standing Committees - Finance and Policy, Community Services, Infrastructure and Services, and Regulatory Services - meet every six weeks. The Mayor is an ex officio member of all committees.
The Governance Statement, as revised on July 17, 2013, has the details. The following link is to a file excerpted from the Governance Statement which contains details of Council members of Standing Committees, appointments to the Bluff Community Board, and Council representation on other committees.
The details about committee membership provided above will be updated following the Invercargill City Council elections on Saturday, October 12, 2013.