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Free and Frank - Why it Matters

Resources
Issue date: 
Wed 1 Aug 2018

Carl Billington from IPANZ takes a closer look at the convention of free and frank advice, why it matters to both ministers and public servants, and what it means for the future.

CO (18) 2 - Proposals with Financial Implications and Financial Authorities

Cabinet Office circular
Issue date: 
Mon 30 Jul 2018

This circular sets out the guidelines and requirements for Ministers and departments seeking approval of proposals with financial implications, changes to appropriations, and the authority to incur expenses.

Chief Executive expenses disclosures

Information release
Issue date: 
Mon 30 Jul 2018

Disclosure of the Chief Executive of the Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet's expenses including gifts, hospitality and travel.

CO (18) 1 - Legislation guidelines - Cabinet requirements and expectations

Cabinet Office circular
Issue date: 
Fri 20 Jul 2018

The Legislation Guidelines (2018 edition) are the government's key point of reference for assessing whether draft legislation conforms to accepted legal and constitutional principles. Cabinet has agreed that the Legislation Guidelines replace the Guidelines on Process and Content of Legislation (2014 edition).

Why Small Details Matter

Resources
Issue date: 
Wed 20 Jun 2018

Reducing Barriers to Electrical Vehicle (EV) Uptake

Resources
Issue date: 
Wed 20 Jun 2018

Inland Revenue's Foresighting Approach - Grant Fletcher

Resources
Issue date: 
Wed 20 Jun 2018

Reflections on Secondary Futures - Stephanie Pride

Resources
Issue date: 
Wed 20 Jun 2018

Applying the PCF

Resources
Issue date: 
Wed 20 Jun 2018

Cabinet policy paper template

CabGuide
Issue date: 
Mon 18 Jun 2018

Template and advice for writing general Cabinet policy papers.

Queen's Birthday Honours List 2018

Honours list
Issue date: 
Mon 4 Jun 2018
The New Zealand Order of Merit

The Queen has been pleased, on the occasion of the celebration of Her Majesty’s Birthday, to make the following appointments to The New Zealand Order of Merit:

Free and Frank Advice and the Official Information Act

Resources
Issue date: 
Mon 14 May 2018

To what extent can and should public servants expect their advice to ministers to remain confidential, ask Andrew Kibblewhite and Peter Boshier in a co-authored article in the May Policy Quarterly.

Public Notice: Decision on Redcliffs School and Redcliffs Park

News and notices
Issue date: 
Sat 12 May 2018

Date published: 12 May  2018, The Press

Child Impact Assessment Tool

Resources
Issue date: 
Thu 10 May 2018

A Child Impact Assessment Tool has been developed to help government and non-government organisations in New Zealand to assess whether policy proposals will improve the wellbeing of children and young people. 

Redcliffs School and Redcliffs Park submission comments

Consultation
Issue date: 
Wed 9 May 2018

How to submit an oral item to Cabinet or a committee

CabGuide
Issue date: 
Tue 8 May 2018

This page outlines the process for Ministers to take oral items to Cabinet and Cabinet committees, and includes the oral item email template.

CabNet: Document display

CabGuide
Issue date: 
Mon 7 May 2018

Advice on how to format documents so that they display correctly in CabNet

UK Civil Service Quarterly Article

Resources
Issue date: 
Mon 23 Apr 2018

Behavioural Insights Community of Practice

Resources
Issue date: 
Thu 19 Apr 2018

Behavioural Insights Community of Practice 19 April

Resources
Issue date: 
Thu 19 Apr 2018

Refresh of New Zealand's Cyber Security Strategy and Action Plan 2018

Information release
Issue date: 
Thu 12 Apr 2018

In April 2018, the Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet (DPMC) released two documents relating to the refresh of New Zealand’s Cyber Security Strategy and Action Plan.

Child Poverty Reduction Bill documents

Information release
Issue date: 
Tue 27 Mar 2018

In March 2018, the Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet (DPMC) released a suite of documents that formed the basis of decisions on the Child Poverty Reduction Bill.

Public notice: Redcliffs School and Redcliffs Park Section 71 Proposal

News and notices
Issue date: 
Tue 13 Mar 2018

Date published: 10 March  2018, The Press

Making sense of evaluation: a handbook for everyone

Resources
Issue date: 
Thu 8 Mar 2018

Redcliffs School and Redcliffs Park relocation: Section 71 Proposal

Consultation
Issue date: 
Thu 8 Mar 2018

For more about this proposal and how to give your feedback on it, see the page below:

Redcliffs School and Redcliffs Park relocation

Writing for Ministers and Cabinet

Resources
Issue date: 
Tue 6 Mar 2018

What makes a good Cabinet paper

CabGuide
Issue date: 
Fri 2 Mar 2018

A good Cabinet paper includes a clear statement of purpose, is based on sound information and analysis, and is well consulted across agencies, Ministers, and government parties.

What are the key requirements of a Cabinet paper

CabGuide
Issue date: 
Fri 2 Mar 2018

This page provides an overview of the key requirements of a general Cabinet paper. The Cabinet policy paper template provides more detail about what should be included under each heading.

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