Kāpiti Coast District Council
In response to growing debate about the future of local government in the Wellington region, Kāpiti Coast District Council commissioned Morrison Low to undertake a high level investigation of the financial implications of the formation of a Unitary Council for the Kāpiti Coast.
As a unitary authority, Kāpiti Coast would have the responsibilities of both a territorial local authority and a regional council under the Local Government Act 2002. The study modelled the estimated revenue and expenditure requirements of a Kāpiti Coast Unitary Authority based on:
The estimate of regional revenue and expenditure within the Kāpiti District was provided by the Wellington Regional Council.