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Chief Ombudsman announces advisory group of rangatira
Thu 12 Dec 2019
Chief Ombudsman, Peter Boshier, announced today the establishment of a panel of Māori advisers made up of prominent experts and rangatahi leaders.
Chief Ombudsman revisits Not a game of hide and seek
Wed 11 Dec 2019
The Chief Ombudsman is launching a new inquiry into whether central government agencies have addressed any weaknesses identified in a landmark investigation five years ago.
Tauranga and Porirua City Councils in next round of LGOIMA practice investigations
Tue 3 Dec 2019
Chief Ombudsman Peter Boshier has announced a further two self-initiated investigations into the official information practices of selected councils.
Ombudsman releases first LGOIMA investigation report
Thu 20 Jun 2019
Chief Ombudsman Peter Boshier has published the results of his first investigation into how our local authorities are working with the Local Government Official Information and Meetings Act (LGOIMA).
Chief Ombudsman to conduct wide-ranging investigation into the removal of newborn babies
Wed 19 Jun 2019
Chief Ombudsman Peter Boshier is conducting his own wide-ranging and independent investigation into the steps Oranga Tamariki takes when newborn babies are removed.
Hawke’s Bay prisoners’ conditions and treatment improving
Tue 30 Apr 2019
The Chief Ombudsman Peter Boshier says Hawke’s Bay Regional Prison has made significant progress towards improving prisoners’ safety but has been slow to improve conditions for remand and at risk prisoners.
Chief Ombudsman 'very disappointed' by double-bunking decision
Thu 22 Mar 2018
Chief Ombudsman releases OPCAT report for Arohata Upper Prison.
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