November 1, 2019
Chief Ombudsman Peter Boshier has commenced another round of self-initiated investigations into the official information practices of selected councils.
October 30, 2019
Chief Ombudsman Peter Boshier today released his Final Opinion on a complaint about the withholding of a letter written by Green MP and Associate Minister of Transport Julie Anne Genter.
October 17, 2019
Public sector agencies are increasingly making use of advice and resources from the Ombudsman.
October 3, 2019
The Chief Ombudsman Peter Boshier says too many New Zealanders are unaware of their rights to request information from Ministers, government agencies and Councils.
September 26, 2019
Information Access Commissioners and Ombudsmen from across Australia and New Zealand are urging government agencies to do more to make information available for the benefit of citizens.
September 12, 2019
Unannounced inspection finds a safe, well-managed prison that has a clear sense of purpose and strives for continuous improvement.
September 4, 2019
The Chief Ombudsman Peter Boshier has released his latest OIA data, and, for the first time, the equivalent data for the LGOIMA.
August 20, 2019
The Chief Ombudsman Peter Boshier says the Northland Regional Corrections Facility is persisting with policies that are preventing it from achieving its full potential.
Mr Boshier has tabled his latest report in Parliament on an unannounced inspection of the Prison conducted in February 2019.
August 7, 2019
Chief Ombudsman Peter Boshier has published his report into Local Government Official Information and Meetings Act (LGOIMA) compliance and practice at Far North District Council.
Office of the Ombudsman | August 5, 2019
The Chief Ombudsman Peter Boshier has published his findings on a case referred to during parliamentary question time last week.
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