To be influential leaders of professional governance and practitioner development in New Zealand
To develop excellence in governance professionals through education, networking and global membership
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The Chartered Governance Institute (of which Governance New Zealand is a division of) was founded in 1891 and incorporated by Royal Charter on 4 November 1902. Its Patron is Her Majesty the Queen. A Supplemental Charter was granted in 1971.
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