Budget update - fairness and prosperity

The Government is delivering on its commitment to manage New Zealand’s finances responsibly while ensuring the dividends of economic growth are more fairly shared.

Briefings to Incoming Ministers

Briefings to Incoming Ministers (BIMs) are briefings received by incoming Ministers following the formation of a new Government.

Briefings to Incoming Ministers: Social Services

This section contains briefings received by incoming ministers following the formation of the new Government in the area of social services. Briefings include Health, Education, Social Development, and Children.

Briefings to Incoming Ministers: Justice

This section contains briefings received by incoming ministers following the formation of the new Government in the area of justice. Briefings include Pike River Re-entry, Justice & Courts, and Police.

Briefings to Incoming Ministers: Foreign Affairs & Security

This section contains briefings received by incoming ministers following the formation of the new Government in the area of foreign affairs and security.

Briefings to Incoming Ministers: Finance & Economy

This section contains briefings received by incoming ministers following the formation of the new Government in the area of finance and economy. Briefings include Finance, Regional Economic Development, and the briefings from the Government’s State Owned Enterprises.

Briefings to Incoming Ministers: Environment

This section contains briefings received by incoming ministers following the formation of the new Government in the area of the environment. Briefings include Environment, Climate Change, and Conservation.

Briefings to Incoming Ministers: Community & Governance

This section contains briefings received by incoming ministers following the formation of the new Government in the area of community and governance.

Briefings to Incoming Ministers: Housing & Infrastructure

This section contains briefings received by incoming ministers following the formation of the new Government in the area of housing and infrastructure.

Post Cabinet Press Conference

Most weeks, following Cabinet, the Prime Minister holds a press conference for members of the Parliamentary Press Gallery. 

Rt Hon Jacinda Ardern