Governance

The New Zealand Institute of Surveyors Inc. is governed by a Council of elected Members and a Board with operations managed by the National Office based in Wellington.

The Council is elected by members and provides governance and advises on the management of NZIS's affairs.

The Board are responsible to Council and the membership for the organisational health and prosperity of NZIS.

The Board sets the medium term direction of NZIS and monitors management's performance on behalf of stakeholders. The Board fulfills its responsibilities by establishing and ensuring:

  • the strategic direction
  • the relevance of policies and the appropriateness of the ways in which products, programs and services are provided
  • that NZIS has the capacity to implement policy and to manage its affairs
  • organisational risks of all types are understood and that policies are in place to manage these risks
  • that NZIS goals and consequent accomplishments, and the choices that were made in pursuit of those goals, are adequately communicated and explained to Council and members.

Downloads:

CEO, President's and Board Chair's Messages


President's Message - 6 December 2016

President's Message - 1 September 2016

CEO - Surveying the Scene - 4 July 2016

Board Chairman's Message - 21 June 2016

President's Update #3 - 26 April 2016

President's Message - 16 December 2015

President's Canterbury Update #2 - 5 November 2015

President's Message - 3 November 2015

President's Canterbury Update #1 - 2 November 2015

President's Message - NZIS Advocacy 10 September 2015

CEO - Surveying the Scene - 8 July 2015

NZIS Board Chairman's Message - 29 June 2015

President's Message - June 2015

President's Message - May 2015


NZIS Stakeholder Workshop

Feedback-19 October 2016

Annual General Meetings

2016 AGM Minutes -20 October

Guide to Meeting Procedure

NZIS Meeting Dates 2017


NZIS Business and Strategic Plans

[Note - some of these are large files and may take time to open and download.]

2015 - 2020 NZIS Strategic Plan

2016 - 2017 NZIS Business Plan Report(Aug 2016)

2016 - 2017 NZIS Business Plan

2016 -17 Budget

2015 - 2016 NZIS Business Plan

2015 -2016 Budget



Year Book and Annual Report

2015 - 2016 Year Book and Annual Report

2014 - 2015 Year Book and Annual Report

2013 - 2014 Year Book and Annual Report

2012 - 2013 NZIS Annual Report


NZIS Constitution and Rules

NZIS Constitution - 30 October 2014 (Rules of the NZIS)

NZIS Governance Manual July 2014


Audit and Risk Committee Charter

Audit And Risk Charter - February 2016


NZIS Policies

The NZIS rules are being updated to NZIS Policy documents. Until all the updates are completed the Rules still apply to members by default.

NZIS Policy A126 - Commercial Partnership Exclusivity

NZIS Policy A10 - RPSurv Admission

NZIS Policy - Membership

NZIS Policy A19 - 24 - Conduct of Members


Member Surveys