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SSC statement on Ombudsman’s school closures report

Wednesday, 21 June 2017, 3:19 pm | State Services Commission

Following the release of the Ombudsman’s report today, the Ministry of Education has apologised for failing to provide the information it should have during its early engagement with the Christchurch community over school re-organisation in the wake ... More >>

Nicholas Pole appointed as Chief Review Officer

Tuesday, 20 June 2017, 2:14 pm | State Services Commission

SSC MEDIA STATEMENT 20 June 2017 Nicholas Pole appointed as Chief Review Officer and ERO Chief Executive State Services Commissioner Peter Hughes has today announced the appointment of Nicholas Pole as Chief Review Officer and Chief Executive of the ... More >>

Acting Chief Executives for MBIE and Customs

Tuesday, 20 June 2017, 2:13 pm | State Services Commission

State Services Commissioner Peter Hughes has today announced the appointments of Carolyn Tremain as Acting Chief Executive of the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE) and Christine Stevenson as Acting Comptroller of Customs. Ms ... More >>

New Chief Executives appointed for Ministries

Tuesday, 30 May 2017, 12:07 pm | State Services Commission

State Services Commissioner Peter Hughes has today announced the appointment of two new Public Service Chief Executives. More >>

SSC investigation of whistle blower treatment

Wednesday, 24 May 2017, 12:55 pm | State Services Commission

State Services Commissioner Peter Hughes has today announced that the State Services Commission is taking over responsibility for investigating the treatment of Public Servants within the Ministry of Transport who raised concerns about the conduct of ... More >>

Report: allegations against former CERA employees

Tuesday, 11 April 2017, 4:48 pm | State Services Commission

State Services Commissioner Peter Hughes has today published the report of the investigation into allegations made against former staff members of the Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Authority (CERA). More >>

Investigation into allegations against former CERA staff

Tuesday, 7 February 2017, 4:20 pm | State Services Commission

State Services Commissioner Peter Hughes has today announced the appointment of Michael Heron QC to investigate allegations made against former staff members of the Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Authority (CERA). More >>

SSC to investigate allegations against former CERA employees

Wednesday, 1 February 2017, 3:09 pm | State Services Commission

State Services Commissioner Peter Hughes is launching an investigation into allegations former employees of the Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Authority used their Public Service position to advance their private business interests. “Allegations have ... More >>

OIA statistics released

Tuesday, 31 January 2017, 4:26 pm | State Services Commission

State Services Commissioner Peter Hughes has today published the first set of Official Information Act (OIA) statistics covering 110 different government agencies. More >>

Senior Pay report published

Tuesday, 13 December 2016, 2:14 pm | State Services Commission

State Services Commissioner Peter Hughes has today published the State Services Commission’s annual senior pay report setting out the remuneration of State Sector Chief Executives. More >>

Report on the Public Service workforce published

Tuesday, 13 December 2016, 12:01 pm | State Services Commission

State Services Commissioner Peter Hughes has published the 2016 Human Resource Capability (HRC) Survey report, setting out a wide range of information on the Public Service workforce. More >>

Commissioner's statement of conduct expectations

Thursday, 8 December 2016, 11:42 am | State Services Commission

I need to be clear that while the Ombudsman identified issues with fairness and process in the investigation and release of the final report, these concerns relate to one section of a wider report. More >>

State Services Commissioner comments on MSD sentencing

Tuesday, 6 December 2016, 3:56 pm | State Services Commission

The Public Service is working through the implications of the judgement and sentence in the prosecution of the Ministry of Social Development by WorkSafe New Zealand following the shootings in the Ashburton Work and Income Office in 2014. More >>

Iona Holsted appointed as Secretary for Education

Wednesday, 16 November 2016, 2:38 pm | State Services Commission

SSC MEDIA STATEMENT 16 November 2016 Iona Holsted appointed as Secretary for Education State Services Commissioner Peter Hughes has today announced the appointment of Ms Iona Holsted as Secretary for Education and Chief Executive of the Ministry of Education. ... More >>

State Services Commissioner congratulates Women of Influence

Thursday, 13 October 2016, 9:59 am | State Services Commission

State Services Commissioner Peter Hughes has today congratulated the winners and finalists in the 2016 Women of Influence Awards. More >>

State Services Commissioner backs MPI response

Friday, 16 September 2016, 1:14 pm | State Services Commission

State Services Commissioner Peter Hughes is backing Director-General of the Ministry for Primary Industries Martyn Dunne in his response to an independent review into fisheries compliance. More >>

Help develop New Zealand’s plan for open government

Tuesday, 23 August 2016, 4:39 pm | State Services Commission

New Zealanders are being asked to contribute their ideas for ways government can improve its openness as part of the international Open Government Partnership (OGP) through an interactive online forum running until this Wednesday, or by coming along ... More >>

Ministry for Vulnerable Children Chief Executive appointed

Thursday, 18 August 2016, 10:45 am | State Services Commission

State Services Commissioner Peter Hughes has today announced the appointment of Gráinne Moss as establishment Chief Executive of the new Ministry for Vulnerable Children, Oranga Tamariki. More >>

Prosecution of MSD by WorkSafe New Zealand

Monday, 4 July 2016, 5:21 pm | State Services Commission

State Services Commissioner Peter Hughes is supporting the Ministry of Social Development Chief Executive Brendan Boyle in today’s court proceedings. More >>

Response to Ombudsman’s Report

Thursday, 23 June 2016, 11:34 am | State Services Commission

State Services Commissioner Iain Rennie has acknowledged the release of Ombudsman Professor Ron Paterson’s findings following a complaint from Mr Derek Leask. More >>

 

 

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