May 5, 2017
An update on what's going on in the Office of the Ombudsman to increase openness, accountability, and good administration. Speech by Chief Ombudsman Judge Peter Boshier.
April 26, 2017
Police were justified in withholding taser camera footage, but not the related tactical options report. New opinion from Chief Ombudsman Judge Peter Boshier.
March 1, 2017
Chief Ombudsman publishes report on use of restraint in prisons.
February 28, 2017
The Summer edition of the Ombudsman Quarterly Review is now available.
February 24, 2017
Read our new guide on the substantial collation or research refusal ground.
January 31, 2017
The Chief Ombudsman and SSC release first statistics on OIA requests and complaints.
December 9, 2016
Today is International Anti-corruption Day. The Ombudsman performs a crucial role in promoting accountability and integrity in the public sector.
December 7, 2016
State Services Commission accepts and implements Ombudsman recommendations.
December 3, 2016
Today is the United Nations International Day of Persons with Disabilities.
December 2, 2016
The New Zealand Ombudsman joins with Australian Ombudsmen and Information Commissioners to mark the 250th anniversary of the world's first freedom of information law in Sweden.
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