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Governance framework for the sport and recreation sector

The final form of the governance framework for sport and recreation in New Zealand has been released.

Organisations are encouraged to look to the framework as part of their ongoing governance development.

The new whole board online governance assessment tool, aligning to the framework is now live.

Those wishing to formally align and/or seek a 'governance quality mark' are asked to contact Sport New Zealand at

If you require an accessible version of any content on the site please contact us at and we will be happy to assist.

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