New Zealand’s leading infrastructure member association
The government policy void over the past month has created an inevitable game of guessing about the tripartite policy priorities, the shaping of the coalition agreements and spread of ministerial responsibilities. The window of opportunity before Christmas and the summer holiday break is now very small, although the last sitting date for the House has been pushed out to Thursday, 21 December. The focus for government ministries and agencies is the expectation of a mini-Budget before Christmas. Once cloths have been cut to meet the funding available, the new Government’s focus will quickly turn to what tangible results can be achieved within its first 100 days.
Kia ora tātou, tēnā koutou As we all wait for the final form of the new government, Infrastructure New Zealand (INZ) Chair Tracey Ryan and I have taken the opportunity to write to the new Prime Minister elect, Christopher Luxon, to alert him to the urgency that is...
NEWS INZ is pleased to finally see some tangible progress in the climate adaptation space. The delay in the development of the third component of the resource management legislation suite has meant that some of the lessons from the extreme weather events experienced...
NEWS With just 44 days to go until the election, Infrastructure New Zealand has released its next tranche of policy position statements. These documents act as the starting point for the important conversations that we need to have to improve the current state of play...
MEDIA RELEASE The Review into the Future for Local Government’s final report released today needs to be picked up and run with by whichever parties form the next Government. That’s the message from Infrastructure New Zealand as it asks Kiwis and politicians alike to...
MEDIA RELEASE Infrastructure New Zealand has appointed four new directors to its Board this week. Susan Lucking, Fraser Robertson, Liam Hodgetts and Stacey Millar have joined the team. Tracey Ryan was re-elected on the Board and appointed as Chair, with the retiring...
MEDIA RELEASE "New Zealand continues to miss opportunities in its infrastructure delivery, efficiency and scale by solely relying on the Government to fund improvements to our roads, public transport, resilience and water infrastructure." That’s the message from...
Election 2023 Priorities
This is the sector’s call to action for the incoming Government in its first 100 days and lays out the priority actions that the next administration – no matter its stripes – will need to progress.
Aotearoa New Zealand must gear up and build more
infrastructure to support a strong economy, social progress
and transition to net zero.
Underinvestment in our crucial infrastructure is one of our
greatest long-term economic challenges. New Zealand has
around $100 billion worth of infrastructure projects planned
and in its pipeline of upcoming work but this needs to more
than double over the next 30 years to meet our current
Representing Infrastructure across New Zealand
Infrastructure New Zealand is the nation’s leading infrastructure member association.
Our core purpose is to advance best practice development of world-class transport, energy, water, telecommunications, and social infrastructure for all New Zealanders.
We do this through research, advocacy, and public and private sector collaboration.
Our members are leaders from diverse sectors across New Zealand.
Our purpose is to increase the number of women in leadership roles, grow the visibility of women, and to provide a networking and support group for women in the infrastructure sector.
Previously known as the Emerging Talent Network, The Infrastructure Collective sees a strong future as a best practice offering in support, development, and representation of the future leaders in the infrastructure sector.
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