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Ministerial List

The Ministerial List at 11 April 2016 is avalable in PDF format: Ministerial List at 11 April 2016 (212 KB)


  1. All Ministers are members of the Executive Council.
  2. The Parliamentary Under-Secretary is part of executive government, but is not a member of the Executive Council.
  3. Portfolios are listed in the left hand column. Other responsibilities assigned by the Prime Minister are listed in the right hand column.


The Cabinet
Portfolios Other responsibilities
1 Rt Hon John Key
2 Hon Bill English
Deputy Prime Minister
3 Hon Gerry Brownlee
Leader of the House
4 Hon Steven Joyce
Minister Responsible for Novopay
5 Hon Paula Bennett
6 Hon Dr Jonathan Coleman
7 Hon Amy Adams
8 Hon Christopher Finlayson QC
9 Hon Simon Bridges
Deputy Leader of the House
10 Hon Hekia Parata
11 Hon Anne Tolley
12 Hon Dr Nick Smith
13 Hon Murray McCully
14 Hon Judith Collins
15 Hon Nathan Guy
16 Hon Nikki Kaye
17 Hon Michael Woodhouse
18 Hon Todd McClay
19 Hon Peseta Sam Lotu-Iiga
20 Hon Maggie Barry
Ministers Outside Cabinet
Portfolios Other responsibilities
21 Hon Craig Foss
22 Hon Jo Goodhew
23 Hon Nicky Wagner
24 Hon Louise Upston
25 Hon Paul Goldsmith
Support Party Ministers
Portfolios Other responsibilities
Hon Peter Dunne
Hon Te Ururoa Flavell
Parliamentary Under-Secretary
Portfolios Other responsibilities
David Seymour MP
Parliamentary Under-Secretary to the Minister of Education and the Minister for Regulatory Reform