This Statute sets out the process by which the Nelson Marlborough Institute of Technology will appoint the four members of its Council that it is required to appoint under Section 222 of the Act. The purpose of this Statute is to ensure that the Nelson Marlborough Institute of Technology:
a) Complies with all statutory requirements of the Education Act 1989;
b) Appoints members under section 222 who are able to add value from a governance perspective; and
c) Includes members who are representative of the Nelson Marlborough Institute of Technology community, and is balanced with respect to ethnicity, gender, experience, lifestyle, and place of residence.