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Ministerial portfolio

Prime Minister

Current Minister:
Rt Hon Chris Hipkins

Responsibilities include leadership of executive government (including chairing Cabinet and overseeing the government's general policy direction), and being the principal adviser to the Sovereign and to the Sovereign's representative, the Governor-General.


Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet


Vote Prime Minister and Cabinet


Civil List Act 1979
Governor-General Act 2010
International Terrorism (Emergency Powers) Act 1987
Royal Titles Act 1974
Seal of New Zealand Act 1977

Last updated: 
Tuesday, 10 November 2020

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