Government

A brief history of government in NZ

In this excerpt from the evidence of Sir Maarten Wevers in the High Court case of Winston Peters vs Paula Bennett, Anne Tolley and the Crown over his superannuation leak, the former head of the Prime Minister's Department summarises our governing arrangements.  This is Part 1.  In the second part, which can be found here, Sir Maarten addresses the roles of chief executives and their duty to brief their ministers.

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