Local Government Act 1993 No 30
Current version for 4 July 2014 to date (accessed 23 November 2014 at 08:07)
Chapter 12Part 1Section 355

355   How does a council exercise its functions?

A function of a council may, subject to this Chapter, be exercised:
(a)  by the council by means of the councillors or employees, by its agents or contractors, by financial provision, by the provision of goods, equipment, services, amenities or facilities or by any other means, or
(b)  by a committee of the council, or
(c)  partly or jointly by the council and another person or persons, or
(d)  jointly by the council and another council or councils (including by means of a Voluntary Regional Organisation of Councils of which the councils concerned are members), or
(e)  by a delegate of the council (which may, for example, be a Voluntary Regional Organisation of Councils of which the council is a member).
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