• NZCID is New Zealand's Peak Infrastructure Industry Body

  • Global Reach

  • Promoting Industry Best Practice

  • Turning Talk Into Action

  • Developing Networks

  • Thought Leadership and Advocacy

  • Our goal: World class infrastructure for all New Zealanders

New Zealand Council for Infrastructure Development

NZCID is an authority at the forefront of infrastructure development issues. The Council promotes best practice in national infrastructure development through research, advocacy and public and private sector collaboration. NZCID members come from diverse sectors across New Zealand, equity owners, service providers, public sector agencies, and major infrastructure users.

Together we share a clear purpose; world class infrastructure for the benefit of all New Zealanders.

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Media Releases

10:15 AM, 26 February 2015

United Wellington Council a once in a lifetime opportunity

"Reorganising local governance across the Wellington region will improve democratic decision making by giving the new Greater Wellington Council and Local Boards the tools to engage with residents and deliver on their expectations for infrastructure, community and regulatory services," says the New Zealand Council for Infrastructure Development in its submission to the Local Government Commission.


8:57 AM, 5 February 2015

Auckland Unitary Plan needs to provide for growth of Port

"An NZIER report released today on Ports of Auckland (POAL) capacity shows that if the Council's expectations for export growth and increased earnings are to be met, then the proposed Unitary Plan will have to allow flexibility to increase port productivity," says Stephen Selwood of the NZ Council for Infrastructure Development.


11:03 AM, 30 January 2015

Partnership key to tackling New Zealand's social housing challenge

The Prime Ministers announcement earlier this week that state housing would be significantly modernised is welcome news, but without private development expertise is not likely to achieve the Governments objectives, says Stephen Selwood CEO of the New Zealand Council for Infrastructure Development.



IPWEA NZ Local Government Infrastructure Management Forum

30 March 2015

IPWEA New Zealand and SOLGM have joined the National Infrastructure Unit (NIU) in the Treasury to organise TWO EVENTS AS ONE the Local Government Infrastructure Management Forum and the NIUs New Zealand Infrastructure Forum.

The Local Government Infrastructure Management Forum will be held on Monday 30 March 2015 at the Brentwood Hotel in Wellington.


New Zealand Infrastructure Forum

31 March 2015

An opportunity to focus on the specific challenges facing New Zealand infrastructure and develop the actions to address these. The input from delegates at the Forum will directly shape the 2015 New Zealand Infrastructure Plan, due for release in August

The Forum continues the infrastructure work programme including the development of the first National Infrastructure Evidence Base and the identification of nine systemic and long-term challenges that face New Zealand infrastructure provision and service delivery into the future.

Topics covered include: Future economic prosperity; the vision for New Zealand infrastructure; regional collaboration and integration; future transport system; next steps in infrastructure governance; procurement; asset management; resilience; investment and capital markets; and better outcomes need better decisions.


Postgraduate Diploma in Business Administration - for the infrastructure sector

03 May 2015

The Diploma in Business Administration (DipBusAdmin) is a parttime executive education programme for experienced managers and professionals.