08 November 2022

Published briefings 

Listed below are the inaugural Long-term Insights Briefings that have been published by public service agencies.

Te Tai Ōhanga |The Treasury

Te Kawa Mataaho | Public Service Commission

 Te Tari Taake | Inland Revenue  

 Te Manatū Waka | Ministry of Transport

Consultations on draft briefings

Listed below are links to public consultations undertaken by agencies on their draft Long-term Insights Briefings.

Consultation open – close date



 1 November - 22 November 2022  Engaging an increasingly diverse Aotearoa New Zealand on national security risks, challenges and opportunities

Department of Prime Minister and Cabinet, Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Government Communications and Security Bureau, Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment, Ministry of Defence, New Zealand Customs Service, New Zealand Defence Force, New Zealand Police, New Zealand Security Intelligence Service

31 October 2022 - 11 December 2022 



 Improving Pacific data equity - opportunities to enhance the future of Pacific wellbeing.  

Ministry for Pacific Peoples, Te Manatū mō ngā Iwi ō te Moana-nui-ā-Kiwa

20 October – 10 November 2022

The long-term implications of our ageing population on the future of housing and urban development in Aotearoa New Zealand

Te Tūāpapa Kura Kāinga – Ministry of Housing and Urban Development

5 October ­– 18 October 2022

Where to from here? How we ensure the future wellbeing of land and people

Ministry for the Environment

12 September – 7 October 2022

Long-term insights about imprisonment and what these tell us about future risks and opportunities

Background/context:Justice Sector Long-Term Insights Briefing | New Zealand Ministry of Justice

Ministry of Justice, Department of Corrections, Crown Law Office, Serious Fraud Office, Inaia Tonu Nei, and Oranga Tamariki

12 September – 9 October 2022

Preparing all young people for satisfying and rewarding work lives

Ministry of Education, Ministry of Business, Employment, Innovation and Employment, Ministry of Social Development, Ministry for Women

11 May – 1 June 2022

How can community participation and decision-making be better enabled by technology?

Te Tari Taiwhenua | Department of Internal Affairs

11 May – 24 June 2022

The future of business for Aotearoa New Zealand: An exploration of 2 trends influencing productivity and wellbeing – purpose-led business and use of blockchain technology

Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment

Consultations on proposed subject matter

Listed below are links to public consultations undertaken by agencies on subject matter as part of the Long-term Insights Briefing cycle. Where consultations have closed, links may provide information on the next steps for individual briefings.

Consultation open – close date



Late 2021 – ongoing

Thriving Whānau 2040

Te Puni Kōkiri


22 August – 16 September 2022

The Future of New Zealand’s food and fibre sector

Ministry for Primary Industries

3 March – 1 April 2022

Responding to Diverse Cultures: Schools’ Practice

Education Review Office (ERO)

24 November 2021 - 28 January 2022

Data as a driver of national competitive advantage – fostering improved wellbeing and economic growth. 

Statistics New Zealand


18 October – 14 November 2021

How can innovation in the way we use information and emerging technology help biodiversity thrive?

Department of Conservation, Toitū Te Whenua Land Information New Zealand

27 August – 26 November 2021

What are the components of an impactful and sustainable cultural sector into the future?

Manatū Taonga Ministry for Culture and Heritage