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Handling Cabinet material wallchart

CabGuide
Issue date: 
Wed 20 Sep 2017

This wallchart provides an easy guide to the transmission, handling, storage, and disposal of different classifications of Cabinet material.

Proactive release of Cabinet material

CabGuide
Issue date: 
Fri 11 Aug 2017
Authority to proactively release Cabinet material

Cabinet papers and minutes may be released proactively with the approval of the relevant portfolio minister.

Release of Cabinet material under the Official Information Act 1982

CabGuide
Issue date: 
Fri 11 Aug 2017

The Official Information Act 1982 (OIA) provides for information to be protected to the extent consistent with the public interest and the preservation of personal privacy.

CO (17) 6: Constitutional Procedures after the Election

Cabinet Office circular
Issue date: 
Tue 8 Aug 2017
Introduction

Why, when and who: Cabinet paper consultation

CabGuide
Issue date: 
Tue 18 Jul 2017

Cabinet paper consultation processes: Why, When, and Who

CO (17) 5: Statutes Amendment Bill for 2018

Cabinet Office circular
Issue date: 
Wed 12 Jul 2017
Introduction

Financial implications in Cabinet papers

CabGuide
Issue date: 
Tue 4 Jul 2017

Papers seeking agreement to policy/approval for additional resources to implement that policy should be submitted to the Cabinet committee responsible for that area of government activity.

CO (17) 3: Impact Analysis Requirements

Cabinet Office circular
Issue date: 
Fri 30 Jun 2017
Introduction

1This circular sets out the requirements for Ministers and agencies seeking approvals relating to government regulatory proposals.

CO (17) 4: Management of Parliamentary Business after the Dissolution of Parliament

Cabinet Office circular
Issue date: 
Fri 30 Jun 2017
Key points

1This circular provides guidance on the management of parliamentary business after Parliament has been dissolved.  The key points are as follows:

Developing quality policy advice in the lead up to developing Cabinet policy proposals

CabGuide
Issue date: 
Mon 5 Jun 2017

The content on this page will be updated soon.

Please refer to the Policy Project for advice in the meantime.

CO (17) 1: Government Decisions and Actions in the Pre-election Period

Cabinet Office circular
Issue date: 
Wed 22 Feb 2017
Introduction

CO (16) 6: Cabinet Committees - terms of reference and membership

Cabinet Office circular
Issue date: 
Wed 21 Dec 2016

CO (16) 5: 2017 Legislation Programme - Requirements for Submitting Bids

Cabinet Office circular
Issue date: 
Fri 4 Nov 2016
Introduction

1This circular sets out the requirements for the preparation of requests (‘bids’) from Ministers for bills to be awarded places on the 2017 Legislation Programme.

CO (16) 4: Statutes Amendment Bill for 2016

Cabinet Office circular
Issue date: 
Mon 27 Jun 2016
Introduction

CO (16) 3: New Zealand Business Number - Implementation Requirements

Cabinet Office circular
Issue date: 
Wed 25 May 2016
Introduction

CO (16) 2: Cabinet Directions for the Conduct of Crown Legal Business 2016

Cabinet Office circular
Issue date: 
Wed 30 Mar 2016
Introduction

1On 15 February 2016 Cabinet approved new Cabinet Directions for the Conduct of Crown Legal Business.

CO (16) 1: Cabinet Committees - Terms of Reference and Membership

Cabinet Office circular
Issue date: 
Wed 27 Jan 2016

CO (15) 6: 2016 Legislation Programme - Requirements for Submitting Bids

Cabinet Office circular
Issue date: 
Thu 26 Nov 2015

CO (15) 5: Investment Management and Asset Performance in the State Services

Cabinet Office circular
Issue date: 
Mon 29 Jun 2015
Introduction

CO (15) 4: Proposals with Financial Implications and Financial Authorities

Cabinet Office circular
Issue date: 
Wed 3 Jun 2015
Introduction

CO (15) 3: Revised Legislation Advisory Committee Guidelines: Cabinet Requirements

Cabinet Office circular
Issue date: 
Fri 22 May 2015
Introduction

CO (15) 2: Statutes Amendment Bill for 2015

Cabinet Office circular
Issue date: 
Fri 20 Mar 2015

CO (15) 1: National-led Administration - Consultation and Operating Arrangements

Cabinet Office circular
Issue date: 
Fri 20 Mar 2015
Introduction

CO (14) 8: Cabinet Committees - Terms of Reference and Membership

Cabinet Office circular
Issue date: 
Tue 3 Mar 2015

CO (14) 9: 2015 Legislation Programme - Requirements for Submitting Bids

Cabinet Office circular
Issue date: 
Fri 14 Nov 2014

CO (14) 7: Government Formation - Next Steps

Cabinet Office circular
Issue date: 
Mon 6 Oct 2014
Introduction

1The Leader of the National Party, Rt Hon John Key, has signed confidence and supply agreements with United Future, ACT and the Maori Party.

CO (14) 6: Government Decision Making during the Period of Caretaker Government

Cabinet Office circular
Issue date: 
Mon 22 Sep 2014
Introduction

1Following the general election on 20 September 2014, negotiations have commenced to form a government.

CO (14) 5: Constitutional Procedures after the Election

Cabinet Office circular
Issue date: 
Mon 28 Jul 2014
Introduction

CO (14) 4: Attorney-General's Protocol for Release of Draft Government Legislation outside the Crown

Cabinet Office circular
Issue date: 
Mon 21 Jul 2014

 

1On 23 June 2014 Cabinet approved the Attorney-General's Protocol for Release of Draft Government Legislation outside the Crown (LEG Min (14) 12/1).

CO (14) 3: Management of parliamentary business after the dissolution of Parliament

Cabinet Office circular
Issue date: 
Mon 30 Jun 2014
Key points

1This circular provides guidance on the management of parliamentary business after Parliament has been dissolved. The key points are as follows:

CO (14) 1: Cabinet Committees - Terms of Reference and Membership

Cabinet Office circular
Issue date: 
Mon 12 May 2014

CO (14) 2: Government Decisions and Actions in the Pre-election Period

Cabinet Office circular
Issue date: 
Thu 20 Mar 2014

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