Finance, Audit and Risk Committee

The Finance, Audit and Risk Committee provides independent assurance and assistance to the Council on the South Wairarapa District Council's risk, control and compliance framework, and its external accountability responsibilites.

The Finance, Audit and Risk Committee is comprisedof six councillors including the chair. One external independent member is appointed by the Chair in consultation with the Mayor and Chief Executive but this member is not a voting member of the Committee.

South Wairarapa District Council membership

  • Cr Leigh Hay (Chair)
  • Cr Pam Colenso
  • Cr Garrick Emms
  • Cr Brian Jephson
  • Cr Brenda West
  • Cr Ross Vickery
  • Chris (Kit) Nixon (independent member)

Terms of Reference

Terms of Reference for the Finance, Audit and Risk Committee

Job description for independent member of the Finance, Audit and Risk Committee

South Wairarapa District Council