The Four Pillars of Governance Best Practice

The Four Pillars of Governance Best Practice is the IoD’s comprehensive reference guide for directors in New Zealand. The Four Pillars blends high level principles in governance best practice with practical guidance on day to day directorship and an interpretation of legislation affecting directors.
This unique document covers a comprehensive range of governance topics for practising directors. The four pillars are about adding value to your boardroom experience.
  1. Determination of purpose
  2. An effective governance culture
  3. Holding to account
  4. Effective compliance

The Four Pillars allows members to access commentary and guidance directly relevant to their directorship needs.
Four Pillars - click to view the online version

The emphasis is on relevance and ease of use. In this edition, a number of new sections have been added: corporate governance theory, small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs), iwi governance, corporate social responsibility, ‘groupthink’, to name but a few. There is also a vastly improved index and a full glossary which will enable more efficient navigation.


Order form - members

Members can order one additional copy of the Four Pillars for $75.


Order form - non-members

The Four Pillars is available for non-members to purchase at a of cost $585.00 (GST included).