Date posted: 19/05/2022 4 min read

Central North Island news

Find out what's happening in the Central North Island Region.

In brief

  • Budget 2022
  • 2022 Waikato Business Summit
  • ISSB Consultation
  • Fellowships 2022

Kia ora koutou

The NZ Budget 2022 handed down today focused on health, infrastructure, and climate. Check out our coverage below:

Its great to be back! The CNI team have returned back to the office, we are really enjoying being together and having members visit again.

Looking ahead at the rest of the year  we will be providing opportunities to connect, recognise and support our CNI membership community.   Our Ceremonial celebration is a key occassion to bring the membership community together,  by welcoming our new AT, ACA and CA’s to the CAANZ whanau,  recognise members whom have achieved milestones tenure and members who have been conferred to Fellowship.   These evenings are special, all are welcome to join in the occasion, mark these dates down for your area celebration, 

  • Waikato Gala Dinner, 5 August 
  • Bay of Plenty Gala Dinner, 25 August 
  • Taranaki Gala Dinner, 14 October 
  • Gisborne Gala Dinner, 9 November 
  • Hawkes Bay Gala Dinner, 10 November 

Early bird registration to the 2022 Waikato Business Summit is available, it is great to see the strong interest.  Come along and be part of the conversation as we explore Inclusion and Diversity for greater Innovation and success in today’s business world.   At last year's Summit we hosted in excess of 250 attendees, one of our first major events for 2022 the programme looks stunning this year, check out last years event highlights on Facebook. 

Do you know of a member that should be recognised for their outstanding career achievements and contributions to the profession? Fellowship nominations are now open for 2022 and are due in by 2 August 2022, full details and nomination forms here.

If you have any questions about attending events or the CAANZ offices COVID-19 policy please don't hesitate to get in touch.  

As always, please reach out to myself or the team if you have any questions or need any assistance [email protected]

Neal McDiarmid 
Central North Island Regional Manager 


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Income Insurance Scheme submission

Thank you to everyone that contributed to our Income Insurance Scheme submission. Your feedback is invaluable to our advocacy, to ensure that no stone is left unturned on these major policy proposals. Our submission is available on the website, and you can read some of the coverage on Radio NZ.

Read moreAbout Income Insurance Scheme submission

Sir Rob McLeod FCA interview

It was great to hear Sir Rob McLeod FCA talking with Radio NZ about the future of the Māori economy recently. Sir Rob was made a life member of CA ANZ earlier this year, and always has a unique viewpoint to share.

Read moreAbout Sir Rob McLeod FCA interview

Revised NZ Quality Management Standard (PS-1) 

The New Zealand Regulatory Board has issued PS-1: Quality Management that will apply to all CA ANZ members in NZ and all other practitioners subject to NZICA jurisdiction from 15 December 2022 (early adoption permitted).

Read moreAbout Revised NZ Quality Management Standard (PS-1) 

Supercharge and Future-proof Your Career

In this exclusive Chartered Accountants ANZ members webinar host by CA ANZ Member Benefits Partner Alteryx, Darren Philpott, Finance and Digital Transformation Manager from Yara International and Jawwad Rasheed, Senior Principal and Office of Finance Lead at Alteryx, will share examples and considerations for driving success in Finance transformation, including how you can:

- Deliver actionable insights to create value for your organisation
- Partner with businesses and functions to enable opportunities for growth and improving profit margins
- Play an active role to advance your digitally enabled Finance career

Free yourself from manual steps and allow more time for strategic analysis. Join Alteryx for some success stories sharing in Finance transformation.

Register nowAbout Supercharge and Future-proof Your Career