New Zealand Trustees Association

Issue 139 November 2017

NZ Estate & Trust Bulletin

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In This Issue-
139.1  Welcome to new Members for 2017
139.2  Nominations for NZ Trust Awards now Open
139.3  Vacant Position - NZ Trustees Association Council
139.4  Trustee and Board Positions Available
139.5  NZ Trustees Subsidised Annual Financial Review
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139.1  Welcome to new Members for 2017

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A very warm welcome to new Members and Trusts.  Congratulations on your commitment to trusteeship.

Arvind Babajee, Tara McLean, Yogesh Mody, Joe Jessup, Dan Popescu, Alister Scott, Pat Fallon, Eveline Roosmarijn Hogguer, Naomi Bray, Rose Christian, Manukau Beautification Charitable Trust, Northern Cochlear Implant Trust, Mt Roskill Police Community Approach Trust, Sustaining New Zealand Charitable Foundation, Welcome Bay Community Centre Incorporated, Gisborne Christian Education Trust, Habitat for Humanity (Tauranga) Limited, The Piha Surf Life Saving Club Trust Fund, The Pukeora Trust, Allergy New Zealand Incorporated, Wairarapa Paddlers Inc, Kapiti Community Enterprises Trust, The Nick Lingard Foundation, Citizens Advice Bureau Whakatane Incorporated, Reserves Beautification Charitable Trust.



139.2  Nominations for the NZ Trust Awards now Open


Nominations for the 21st Annual New Zealand Trust Awards are open from 1st December 2017.

Nomination Forms are being posted to Financial Members with your NZTA 2018 Calender and the Index of 2018 Estate & Trust Bulletins.

Trust Awards nomination criteria

See previous recipients on the NZ Trustees Association Homepage


139.3  Position Vacant - NZ Trustees Association Council


The NZ Trustees Association wishes to advise there is a vacant position on the NZ Trustees Association Council.

Councillors currently represent the Lower South Island, Upper South Island, Central North Island & Upper North Island.

Applicants from the Lower North Island and Wellington Region will be given preference.

The position is voluntary with expenses reimbursed.


Please respond in the first instance with your resume to- 


139.4  Trustee and Board Positions available

The Trustees Association provides letters of support for NZTA Registered Trustees to be appointed to Board positions.

Edison Consulting
North Island preferred - paid
Closes 08/12/17
appoint assured
Panuku Development Auckland
Auckland - paid
CLoses 08/12/17
Northern Football Federation
Closes 29/11/17 at 5pm
Youthline Central South Island
Closes 31/01/2018
Canoe Racing New Zealand
closes 08/12/17
Cognition Education Trust
Auckland - PAID
Closes 30/11/17
Communicare CMA Auckland INC
Closes 30/11/17
Canterbury Basketball Association
Closes 30/11/17
Diving New Zealand (Incorporated)
Closes 01/12/17




139.5 NZTA Subsidised Annual Financial Review


Thank you to Registered Charities supporting the NZTA Annual Financial Review.



Through the charitable purposes of NZTA we offer upto 50% subsidised Annual Financial Review for small to medium registered charities.


This fully on-line service starts from $375 excl., is tailored for where the charity has opted for a review over an audit of their Financial Accounts. 


Receive further information or make an enquiry here..


* Bills before Parliament seeking Submissions
Name of bill Bill no. Stage Last activity Select Committee
77-2 3 30 November 2017 Government Administration Committee
260-2 2 30 November 2017 Regulations Review Committee
280-1 SC 30 November 2017 Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade Committee
Courts Matters Bill

Bill - government

285-1 SC 30 November 2017 Justice Committee
293-1 SC 30 November 2017 Economic Development, Science and Innovation Committee
296-1 1 30 November 2017
1-2 3 30 November 2017
132-1 CH 29 November 2017 Local Government and Environment Committee
181-2 RA 29 November 2017 Justice and Electoral Committee
205-2 RA 29 November 2017 Justice and Electoral Committee
225-2 2 29 November 2017 Transport and Industrial Relations Committee
279-1 SC 29 November 2017 Māori Affairs Committee
278-1 SC 29 November 2017 Governance and Administration Committee
295-1 SC 29 November 2017 Māori Affairs Committee
297-1 SC 29 November 2017 Social Services and Community Committee
175-2 CH 28 November 2017 Government Administration Committee
257-1 SC 28 November 2017
Racing Amendment Bill

Bill - government

288-1 SC 16 November 2017 Primary Production Committee
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