The LGFA Shareholders Council comprises five to ten appointees from the Council Shareholders and the Crown.

The role of the Shareholders' Council comprises the following:

  • Review and report performance of LGFA and the Board;
  • Recommendations to Shareholders as to the appointment, removal, replacement and remuneration of directors;
  • Recommendations to Shareholders as to any changes to policies, or the SOI, requiring their approval;
  • Update Shareholders on LGFA matters and to coordinate Shareholders on governance decisions.

The current members of the LGFA Shareholders Council are:

Kumaren Perumal (Chair)
Bay of Plenty Regional Council

Mike Drummond (Deputy Chair)
Tasman District Council

John Bishop 
Auckland Council

David Bryant
Hamilton City Council

Kathryn Sharplin
Tauranga City Council

Leah Scales
Christchurch City Council

James Graham
Western Bay of Plenty District Council

Sarah Houston-Eastergaard
Wellington City Council

Joy Buckingham
New Plymouth District Council

James Stratford/Shahlaa Al-Tiay
New Zealand Government