Public sector organisations in New Zealand

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Public sector organisations in New Zealand include the State sector plus the organisations of local government.

Within the State sector lies the State services, and within this, lies the core Public service.[1]

Legally, the Legislative Branch non-Public Service Departments (the Office of the Clerk and Parliamentary Services), Executive Branch non-Public Service Departments, and the Public Service Departments are all part of "the Crown".[2]

State sector[edit]

Officers of Parliament[edit]


State services departments[edit]

Public service departments[edit]

The public service in New Zealand technically consists of solely the departments listed below.

State services organisations outside the core public service[edit]


Reserve Bank of New Zealand[edit]

Crown entities[edit]

Main article: Crown entities
Crown agents[edit]
Autonomous crown entities[edit]
Independent crown entities[edit]
Crown entity companies[edit]
Crown Research Institutes (CRIs)[edit]

(with principal campuses)

School boards of trustees[edit]

See: Education in New Zealand

Tertiary education institutions[edit]

State-owned tertiary institutions consist of universities, colleges of education (teachers colleges), polytechnics (institutes of technology) and wānanga. In addition there are numerous non-state-owned private training establishments.

Universities[edit]

(and amalgamated colleges of education, with principal campuses)

Colleges of education[edit]

(with campuses)

Polytechnics and institutes of technology[edit]

(with principal campus only)

See also: Institute of technology#New Zealand

Wānanga[edit]
Main article: Wananga

(with principal campus only)

The following wānanga are those who have been granted Crown entity status; there are many that have not.

Public Finance Act Schedule 4 Organisations[edit]

  • Agricultural and Marketing Research and Development Trust
  • Asia New Zealand Foundation
  • Auckland Transition Agency
  • Fish and Game Councils
    • Auckland and Waikato
    • Central South Island
    • Eastern
    • Hawke’s Bay
    • Nelson Marlborough
    • North Canterbury
    • Northland
    • Otago
    • Southland
    • Taranaki
    • Wellington
    • West Coast
  • Leadership Development Centre Trust
  • Maori Trustee, The
  • National Pacific Radio Trust
  • New Zealand Fast Forward Limited
  • New Zealand Fish and Game Council
  • New Zealand Game Bird Habitat Trust Board
  • New Zealand Government Property Corporation
  • New Zealand Lottery Grants Board
  • Ngai Tahu Ancillary Claims Trust
  • Pacific Co-operation Foundation
  • Pacific Island Business Development Trust
  • Research and Education Advanced Network New Zealand Limited
  • Reserve Boards (24)
  • Road Safety Trust
  • Sentencing Council

State-owned enterprises[edit]

(see also the State-Owned Enterprises Act 1986 as amended)


Local government[edit]

Local government in New Zealand consists of city councils, district councils and regional councils. These are all also known as "local authorities". City councils and district councils are collectively known as territorial authorities.[3]

Regional councils[edit]

City and district councils[edit]

Historic departments[edit]

See also[edit]

For local government, see:

References[edit]

External links[edit]