Public Service Act 2020

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Schedule 2 Public service agencies

ss 23, 26, 33

Part 1 Departments

Crown Law Office

Department of Conservation

Department of Corrections

Department of Internal Affairs

Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet

Education Review Office

Government Communications Security Bureau

Inland Revenue Department

Land Information New Zealand

Ministry for Culture and Heritage

Ministry for Pacific Peoples

Ministry for Primary Industries

Ministry for the Environment

Ministry for Women

Ministry of Business, Innovation, and Employment

Ministry of Defence

Ministry of Education

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade

Ministry of Health

Ministry of Housing and Urban Development

Ministry of Justice

Ministry of Māori Development—Te Puni Kōkiri

Ministry of Social Development

Ministry of Transport

New Zealand Customs Service

New Zealand Security Intelligence Service

Oranga Tamariki—Ministry for Children

Public Service Commission

Serious Fraud Office

Statistics New Zealand

The Treasury

Schedule 2 Part 1 Te Kāhui Whakamana Rua Tekau mā Iwa—Pike River Recovery Agency: repealed, on 1 July 2022, by clause 4 of the Public Service (Te Kāhui Whakamana Rua Tekau mā Iwa—Pike River Recovery Agency Disestablishment) Order 2022 (SL 2022/147).

Part 2 Departmental agencies and host departments

Note: A tick in the third or fourth column alongside the name of a departmental agency means that the working arrangement referred to above the tick applies to the departmental agency.

Departmental agencyHost departmentChief executive may operate outside strategic and policy framework of host department
(see section 24(2)(a))
Chief executive may manage assets and liabilities
(see section 24(2)(b))
Cancer Control AgencyMinistry of Health
Ministry for Disabled PeopleMinistry of Social Development
Ministry for Ethnic CommunitiesDepartment of Internal Affairs
National Emergency Management AgencyDepartment of the Prime Minister and Cabinet
Office for Māori Crown Relations—Te ArawhitiMinistry of Justice
Social Wellbeing AgencyPublic Service Commission

Schedule 2 Part 2 Health New Zealand: repealed, on 1 July 2022, by section 104 of the Pae Ora (Healthy Futures) Act 2022 (2022 No 30).

Schedule 2 Part 2 Māori Health Authority: repealed, on 1 July 2022, by section 104 of the Pae Ora (Healthy Futures) Act 2022 (2022 No 30).

Schedule 2 Part 2 Ministry for Disabled People: inserted, on 1 July 2022, by clause 4 of the Public Service (Ministry for Disabled People) Order 2022 (SL 2022/139).

Schedule 2 Part 2 Ministry for Ethnic Communities: inserted, on 1 July 2021, by clause 3 of the Public Service (Ministry for Ethnic Communities) Order 2021 (LI 2021/75).

Part 3 Interdepartmental executive boards and servicing departments

Interdepartmental executive boardDepartments in board’s remit (see section 26(2)(b))Servicing department
Border Executive BoardMinistry of Business, Innovation, and EmploymentNew Zealand Customs Service
Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade
Ministry of Health
Ministry for Primary Industries
Ministry of Transport
New Zealand Customs Service
Climate Change Chief Executives BoardDepartment of ConservationMinistry for the Environment
Ministry of Business, Innovation, and Employment
Ministry for the Environment
Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade
Ministry of Housing and Urban Development
Ministry for Primary Industries
Ministry of Social Development
Ministry of Transport
The Treasury
Digital Executive BoardDepartment of Internal AffairsDepartment of Internal Affairs
Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet
Ministry of Business, Innovation, and Employment
Statistics New Zealand
Executive Board for the Elimination of Family Violence and Sexual ViolenceDepartment of CorrectionsMinistry of Justice
Ministry of Education
Ministry of Health
Ministry of Justice
Ministry of Māori Development—Te Puni Kōkiri
Ministry of Social Development
New Zealand Police
Oranga Tamariki—Ministry for Children
Public Service Commission
Strategic Planning Reform BoardDepartment of ConservationMinistry for the Environment
Department of Internal Affairs
Ministry for Culture and Heritage
Ministry for Primary Industries
Ministry for the Environment
Ministry of Business, Innovation, and Employment
Ministry of Housing and Urban Development
Ministry of Māori Development—Te Puni Kōkiri
Ministry of Transport
Office for Māori Crown Relations—Te Arawhiti
The Treasury

Schedule 2 Part 3: amended, on 8 September 2022, by clause 4 of the Public Service (Digital Executive Board) Order 2022 (SL 2022/227).

Schedule 2 Part 3: amended, on 29 July 2022, by clause 4 of the Public Service (Climate Change Chief Executives Board) Order 2022 (SL 2022/197).

Schedule 2 Part 3: amended, on 24 March 2022, by clause 4 of the Public Service (Executive Board for the Elimination of Family Violence and Sexual Violence) Order 2022 (SL 2022/25).

Schedule 2 Part 3: amended, on 29 April 2021, by clause 3 of the Public Service (Strategic Planning Reform Board) Order 2021 (LI 2021/54).

Schedule 2 Part 3: amended, on 11 January 2021, by clause 3 of the Public Service (Border Executive Board) Order 2020 (LI 2020/307).

Part 4 Interdepartmental ventures

Interdepartmental ventureRelevant departments (see section 33(2)(b))

No interdepartmental ventures have been established as at the date of enactment.