NZICA Canterbury-Westland encompasses the region from Greta Valley in the North, through Ashburton and the cities of Christchurch and Timaru, inland to Rangiora, Kaiapoi, Methven, Fairlie, and over to Hokitika, Greymouth and Westport on the West Coast.
NZICA Canterbury-Westland has a diverse membership base of over 2890 members representing the corporate, public, rural, Government and education sectors and public practice. The Canterbury-Westland Leadership teams form the working hub of our area.
The main role for members on these teams is to ensure that our office activities meet the needs of the membership. Members are encouraged to engage with the office and use the service and support that is available through a wide range of events and courses held throughout each year.
Canterbury-Westland Leadership Team
Branch Committees became Local Leadership Teams under the Fit for the Future 3 changes approved by members in November 2011. The LLT contributes to, and supports the engagement of members with NZICA in the Canterbury-Westland Area, and provides input to NZICA on a range of issues.
The Canterbury-Westland Leadership Team is:
| Murray Harrington CA (Chair)
| Michael Rondel CA
| Murray Dickinson CA
|| Finance Manager
| Chris Kinraid CA
|| Group Financial Controller
|| Tait Communications
| Kelvin Mason CA
|| Group Financial Controller
|| Meridian Energy Ltd
| Anne Marett
|| Croys Ltd
| Erina Stockman CA
|| Senior Financial Accountant
|| Synlait Ltd
See Southern Region page
Canterbury-Westland Leadership Team Terms of Reference
Approximately 40 professional development courses are held each year in the Canterbury-Westland area. A mix of half-day, full-day and tea-meeting styled events cover a range of fundamental topics, and topics of interest to the business community. The tea meetings provide a great opportunity for members to network with others, whilst half-day courses are designed to keep members up to date and informed in their work.
Register for a professional development course
Special interest groups (SIGs)
SIGs provide targeted, relevant, professional development courses for specific sectors within the profession. Events are held on a regular basis and provide great networking opportunities with like minded members. All SIG meetings qualify for CPD hours.
Subscriptions to Canterbury-Westland SIGs are on an annual basis. If a member or non-member would like to attend just one or two meetings, a non-subscribers fee is available. If a subscriber cannot attend, they are welcome to have someone else attend in their place.
Currently SIG meetings are held in Christchurch, Timaru and Ashburton and include the following groups:
- Business Systems
- Insolvency (including information about INSOL NZ)
- Corporate Sector
- Mid and South Canterbury
- Not for Profit
- Public Practice Networking
PO Box 13 493
or visit us at:
Unit 4, 145 Blenheim Road
Office number: 03 961 2410
Photos from recent events
To see all NZICA Canterbury-Westland photos, view our photo archive on Flickr.