What is HB LASS?
Hawke’s Bay Local Authority Shared Services (HB LASS) is the company that the five Hawke’s Bay councils established to advance Shared Services in our region.
The Company is owned on an equal basis by all the councils, that is Central Hawke’s Bay District, Hawke’s Bay Regional, Hastings District, Napier City and the Wairoa District Councils.
Our objectives are about involving staff in delivering benefits to councils and their
- Improved levels of service
- Reduced costs
- Improved efficiency, and
- Increased value through innovation
Collaboration on Shared Services, procurement and working together is not a new thing for Hawke’s Bay councils. There are many existing examples, with just a few set out below.
|Joint Property Valuation Service||Joint Energy & Insurance Procurement||Civil Defence|
|Omaranui Landfill||Business Hawke's Bay||Regional Transport Strategy|
|Pathways Development||Regional Community Outcomes||Road Safety Initiatives|
|Refuse/ Recycling Collection Contracts||Regional Cultural Archives|