Highlights what the Ministry does well and where they need to improve.Read more
The Ministry of Defence publishes a range of reports and publications. Please contact the Ministry if you are seeking these documents in an alternative format.
In January 2012 the Ministry of Defence Evaluation Division released this review that assessed how successfully the Defence Transformation Programme (DTP) achieved its savings and benefits targets.Read more
The Ministry of Defence assessed that travel by brigadier (equivalent) officers was controlled in accordance with appropriate policies. All travel by these officers is approved by the Chief of Defence Force.Read more
Changes to the NZDF’s accommodation policy, with the introduction in 2008 of a Universal Accommodation Component, have removed the need for the NZDF to provide housing for its personnel.Read more
This review examined two NZDF projects being undertaken to determine the numbers of people required in uniform (the Force Structure Project); and ensure that all positions are filled by military or civil staff members at the correct rank, trade and skill level (the Right People in the Right Place in the Right Numbers at the Right Time at the Right Cost (R5) Job Evaluation Review Project).Read more
Outlines proposals to improve bilateral engagement.Read more
The Defence Assessment 2010 was undertaken at the request of the Minister and provided a thorough analysis of the state of play for the Defence Force.Read more
Defence Industry Companion Study: 'Examining options for economic improvement in the sector'
Companion study for the Defence 2009 Review.View file
A White Paper is a policy document that sets out plans and proposals for the future. The Defence White Paper 2010 set the overall direction for Defence to 2035.Read more