Current reports and publications
The Ministry publishes a range of reports and publications. Contact the Ministry to have your name included on the mailing list.
Current documents are listed below and the older documents are available from the archive reports and publications page.
Statement of Intent
Defence Capability Plan
Ministry of Defence, Chief Executive expenses
Major Projects Report 2012
- Major Projects Report 2012 - Volume 1: Parts 1 and 2
- Major Projects Report 2012 - Volume 2: Part 3
- Major Projects Report 2012 - Questions and Answers
Defence Review 2010, Defence White Paper 2010, Defence Assessment 2010
Defence Review, Defence White Paper: Release of supporting information
Key supporting information (reports, Cabinet papers, and Cabinet minutes) relating to the Defence White Paper 2010 is available to view online.
- Read more about the Defence White Paper (Defence Review) and view the released supporting information
Review of the Australia-New Zealand Defence Relationship - Joint Report to Defence Ministers 2011
2008 Defence Long-Term Development Plan (LTDP)
Briefings to incoming Government
Independent Review of HMNZS Canterbury released (Released September 2008)
- Joint media release by the Secretary of Defence and Chief of Defence Force
- Independent Review
- Chief Executives' advice
- Summary of the review's recommendations and actions being taken to address them
- Fact sheet: HMNZS Canterbury
- Images of HMNZS Canterbury
- Biography - Mr John Coles CB FR Eng
Review of the Safety and Functionality of HMNZS Canterbury
Carbon Neutral Public Service Programme reports
Defence Act 1990
Peace Support Review
In October 2013 Cabinet took decisions in relation to the Peace Support Operations Review.