Tony Appleyard

Sector Manager, Local Government.

Phone +64 4 917 1500, email

Tony AppleyardTony joined the Office of the Auditor-General in 2014. He is responsible for local authorities and related entities in the Northland and Wellington regions, and in the Marlborough, Nelson, and Tasman districts. His responsibilities also include the Energy Efficiency & Conservation Authority, Environmental Protection Authority, Electricity Authority, and Transpower New Zealand Limited.

Before joining the Office, Tony led the development of Building Act legislation at the Ministry of Business, Innovation & Employment.

He has policy and regulatory experience in New Zealand and overseas, including at the Ministry for the Environment, Auckland Council, Local Government Association of Queensland, Royal Borough of Kensington & Chelsea, and Ministry of Housing, Communities & Local Government in the United Kingdom.

Page last updated: 29 April 2020