“I strongly believe in the ideal of public service and I have devoted the whole of my working life to it. It is a privilege to serve as State Services Commissioner.”
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29 March 2021
Tēnā koutou i roto i ngā āhuatanga i te wā Our public servants do a great job.
3 March 2021
This blog is the Public Service Commissioner’s response to an article in last Sunday’s Herald on Sunday that made serious allegations about the neutrality of...
5 February 2021
Tomorrow is a significant day for all New Zealanders: Te Rā o Waitangi | Waitangi Day.
29 January 2021
New Zealand has an enviable international reputation for its truly neutral, trusted public service.
21 December 2020
9 November 2020
The Public Service Act of 1912 established a unified, impartial, and professional public service in New Zealand, and Public Service Day is an opportunity to...
7 October 2020
Te Hāpai Hāpori | Spirit of Service Awards 2020 finalists announced I am delighted to announce the finalists for Te Hāpai Hāpori | Spirit of...
14 September 2020
“Ka ngaro te reo, ka ngaro tāua, pera i te ngaro o te Moa” (If the language be lost, man will be lost, as dead...
1 September 2020
I am very pleased to announce that Crown agent board chairs and chief executives can now nominate exceptional employees who exemplify spirit of service for Te Tohu Ratonga Tūmatanui | New Zealand Public Service Medal.
7 August 2020
Some people have asked me how the new Public Service Act will change things.