Local Land Services Act 2013 No 51
Division 1 The Local Land Services Board
25 Establishment of Local Land Services Board
(1) There is to be a Local Land Services Board.(2) The Board is to consist of the following members—(a) the Chair,(b) the chair of each local board,(c) such other persons with relevant skills and experience as may be appointed by the Minister.Note.Schedule 2 contains provisions relating to the members and procedure of the Board.(3) A person appointed under subsection (2) (c) is a non-voting member of the Board.
26 Functions of the Board
(1) The Board has the following functions—(a) to determine the general policies and strategic direction of Local Land Services,(b) to determine the policies, procedures and directions of Local Land Services in accordance with which a local board must exercise its functions,Note.See section 29 (2).(c) such other functions as are conferred or imposed on it by or under this or any other Act or law.(1A) Without limiting subsection (1) (a), the Board is to determine the general policies and strategic direction of Local Land Services with respect to the following—(a) organisational governance and strategy,(b) risk management,(c) service delivery priorities,(d) community engagement.(2) In exercising functions as members of the Board, members of the Board are to be guided by the principle that the public interest in the delivery of local land services in the State as a whole takes precedence over the delivery of local land services in any region.Note.Section 10 (1) provides that all decisions relating to the functions of Local Land Services are to be made by or under the authority of the Board.
26A Chair of Local Land Services Board
(1) There is to be a Chair of the Local Land Services Board.(2) The Chair is to be appointed by the Minister.(3) Schedule 2A contains provisions relating to the Chair.