Defence

Ministers

Hon Ron Mark
- Minister
Release

Tenders have now opened for the for a three year construction and equipment fit out phase that will deliver the new P-8A Poseidon fleet a home at RNZAF Base Ohakea, says Minister of Defence Ron Mark.

Hon Ron Mark Defence
Speech

It is an honour to speak to the next generation of leaders of the People’s Liberation Army.

Defence
Release

It sets out the Government’s indicative planned investments in the Defence Force. It covers all capability investments out to 2030, and signals investments following 2030 that will be assessed through the next Defence White Paper in 2022.

Hon Ron Mark Defence
Speech

Release of the Defence Capability Plan 2019

Defence
Release

New Zealand will conclude its non-combat Building Partner Capacity (BPC) mission at Taji Military Complex in Iraq in June 2020, when full responsibility for basic training will be handed over to the Iraqi Security Forces (ISF), Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern, Minister of Foreign Affairs Winston Peters and Minister of Defence Ron Mark announced today.

Rt Hon Jacinda Ardern Rt Hon Winston Peters Hon Ron Mark Prime Minister Defence Foreign Affairs
Speech

Firstly, thank you to our Singaporean hosts for your warm hospitality, and the International Institute for Strategic Studies for the invitation to speak on a topic very important to New Zealand.

Defence
Speech

It is my pleasure to welcome you all to the 2019 Pacific Environmental Security Forum.

Defence