Since June 2009, the Performance Improvement Framework has been piloted within the Education Review Office, Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry and the Department of Internal Affairs. The pilot aimed to test the concept, tool and processes, and explore the value of the framework in achieving performance improvement.
The pilot was designed to replicate, as much as possible, actual reviews. Agency self-review and formal review were tested, with the Sector model to be tested later. The evaluation report of the pilot can be found on the Public Service Intranet at