Economic Development Strategy

The Economic Development strategy is about growth and prosperity which are the keys to shaping a better quality of life for the Manawatū community. The Manawatū District has outstanding attributes in its location, infrastructure and land – which when brought together with existing and future economic development opportunities will help to grow skills and capability, and businesses and employment.  Economic Development Strategy 

Financial Strategy

The Financial Strategy provides a financial framework for making decisions. Simply, it enables Council to assess proposed spending against rates and borrowing requirements over the whole ten years of the Long Term Plan 2018-28.  Financial Strategy