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This briefing was prepared for the Minister for the Digital Economy and Communications, in November 2020.
This briefing was prepared for the Minister of Health, in November 2020.
This briefing was prepared for the Minister for National Security and Intelligence, in November 2020.
This briefing was prepared for the incoming Prime Minister, the Rt Hon Jacinda Ardern in November 2020.
This briefing was prepared for Ministers, COVID-19 Overview, in November 2020.
This briefing was prepared for the Minister for Child Poverty Reduction, in November 2020.
1 This circular sets out the process for developing the Statutes Amendment Bill in 2021.
This page contains documents prepared for release by the Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet (DPMC), on behalf of the appropriate Ministers.
These standards will help you assess and improve the quality of your agency’s written policy and other advice, and whether it is fit for purpose.
1This circular sets out the requirements for the preparation of requests ('bids') from Ministers for bills to be awarded places on the 2021 Legislation Programme.
New Zealand is a champion of the international rules-based order, and of a free, open and secure internet. The application of international law to state activity online is a critical component of the framework of responsible state behaviour online.
1The Prime Minister has agreed to the updated terms of reference and membership of Cabinet committees. The Cabinet committees are:
A guide on panels and processes for assessing policy advice papers
"Official Information Act request for details of female involvement in extremist ideologies."
"Official Information Act request for information relating to the Dame Silvia Cartwright Inquiry."
Guidance on how to get policy projects off to a great start
This document outlines how to apply the Start Right approach to initiating a policy project, so it is set up for quality and success.
"Official Information Act request for list of Government organisations that paid money to DPMC during 2016/17, 2017/18 and 2018/19 financial years."
"Official Information Act request relating to the Director-General of Health "public lockdown" order."
This is a Guide to the Ministerial Policy Satisfaction Survey, available as PDF and in HTML.
"Official Information Act request for information held by DPMC in relating to the New Zealand First Foundation."
"Official Information Act request for salary information of specified roles, or equivalents, at DPMC."
Open, early Commissioning Conversations are the starting point for quality policy.
"Official Information Act request for information relating to social media spending by the Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet."
"Official Information Act request for a list of external contractors and companies involved in the COVID-19 response, and the amounts paid."
"Official Information Act request for COVID-19 reports relating to economic, logistical, supply, medical and border issues."
"Official Information Act requests relating to meetings with Deaf Aotearoa."
A case study of Inland Revenue’s experience of applying the Policy Capability Framework, and their commitment to using it as a health check every six months.
"Official Information Act request for information from DPMCs OIA tracking system, including titles of requests, the date they were received, and the date of final response."
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