Councillor expenses and code of conduct

Councillor's expenses

The Council’s expenses policy for elected members, as approved by the Remuneration Authority, is available below:

Nelson City Council Expenses Policy for Elected Members 2016-2019 (62KB PDF)

Code of Conduct for Councillors

The Code of Conduct sets out principles of good conduct and standards of behaviour for the elected members and also the relationship between the elected members and the public. Councillors have agreed to abide by these principles and standards when carrying out their roles and functions as elected community representatives.

Download the 2015 Code of Conduct (742KB PDF)