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External security consultants’ inquiry broadened

Tuesday, 19 June 2018, 3:37 pm | State Services Commission

State Services Commissioner Peter Hughes has widened an inquiry into the use of external security consultants to cover all of the State services. More >>

Appointments of public service chief executives

Tuesday, 12 June 2018, 10:02 am | State Services Commission

State Services Commissioner Peter Hughes has today announced five public service chief executive appointments. The appointments are a result of vacancies that will occur over the next 12 months. Mr Hughes said he decided to deal with the vacancies ... More >>

Inquiry terms of reference widened

Tuesday, 27 March 2018, 3:29 pm | State Services Commission

The State Services Commission today announced it will broaden the terms of reference for the investigation into allegations a government agency and one of its contractors may have breached the State Services Standards of Integrity and Conduct . More >>

Waikato DHB investigation findings

Thursday, 22 March 2018, 10:05 am | State Services Commission

A State Services Commission investigation into the expenditure of former Waikato District Health Board chief executive Dr Nigel Murray found that more than half of his claims for travel and accommodation were unjustified. More >>

Southern Response inquiry details announced

Friday, 16 March 2018, 2:04 pm | State Services Commission

State Services Commissioner Peter Hughes has today announced the appointment of Doug Martin to investigate whether a government agency and one of its contractors may have breached the State Services Standards of Integrity and Conduct. More >>

Inquiry into possible breach of conduct code

Wednesday, 7 March 2018, 11:07 am | State Services Commission

The State Services Commission today announced it will investigate whether a government agency and one of its contractors may have breached the State Services Standards of Integrity and Conduct . More >>

Official Information Act response times continue to improve

Tuesday, 27 February 2018, 11:24 am | State Services Commission

State Services Commissioner Peter Hughes has today published the Official Information Act statistics for the six months to December 2017. More >>

Stephen McKernan appointed Acting Director-General of Health

Thursday, 21 December 2017, 3:05 pm | State Services Commission

Mr Stephen McKernan, QSO, appointed Acting Director-General of Health and Chief Executive, Ministry of Health More >>

Dave Gawn appointed head of Pike River Recovery Agency

Wednesday, 20 December 2017, 11:13 am | State Services Commission

State Services Commissioner Peter Hughes has today announced the appointment of Major General Dave Gawn as Chief Executive of the Te Kāhui Whakamana Rua Tekau mā Iwa—Pike River Recovery Agency. More >>

Information for negotiations to form government released

Friday, 15 December 2017, 10:10 am | State Services Commission

The State Services Commission has today released documents including requests and responses for information from the State sector to political parties engaged in forming a coalition government. More >>

Top-End Pay for Chief Executives Not Sustainable

Wednesday, 13 December 2017, 11:13 am | State Services Commission

State Services Commissioner Peter Hughes has today published the State Services Commission’s Senior Pay Report for the 2016/17 financial year. More >>

2017 Public Service Workforce Data Report Published

Thursday, 7 December 2017, 11:54 am | State Services Commission

State Services Commissioner Peter Hughes has published the 2017 Public Service Workforce Data report, which provides a comprehensive overview of the Public Service workforce. The report is based on the Human Resource Capability survey which collects workforce ... More >>

Commissioner thanks Director-General of Health for service

Monday, 4 December 2017, 4:38 pm | State Services Commission

Commissioner thanks Director-General of Health for public service State Services Commissioner Peter Hughes today thanked the Director-General of Health Chai Chuah for his public service. Mr Chuah has been the Director-General of Health since November ... More >>

Auditor-General asked to look into Waikato DHB investment

Friday, 1 December 2017, 12:15 pm | State Services Commission

Auditor-General asked to look into Waikato DHB investment The State Services Commissioner has formally requested that the Auditor-General conduct an inquiry into the Waikato District Health Board’s SmartHealth product and the procurement process from HealthTap. ... More >>

Investigator appointed for Waikato DHB inquiry

Friday, 10 November 2017, 3:13 pm | State Services Commission

State Services Commissioner Peter Hughes has today announced the appointment of Mr John Ombler QSO to investigate allegations of wrongful expenditure of public money by former Waikato District Health Board Chief Executive Dr Nigel Murray. More >>

Investigator appointed for Waikato DHB inquiry

Friday, 10 November 2017, 3:01 pm | State Services Commission

State Services Commissioner Peter Hughes has today announced the appointment of Mr John Ombler QSO to investigate allegations of wrongful expenditure of public money by former Waikato District Health Board Chief Executive Dr Nigel Murray. The Minister ... More >>

Remuneration for CEO of Guardians of NZ Superannuation

Tuesday, 17 October 2017, 2:38 pm | State Services Commission

The Guardians of New Zealand Superannuation, a Crown Entity operating as part of the State Services, has today publicly released information on its decision to increase the Chief Executive’s 2016/17 remuneration. More >>

No justification for threats against DoC staff

Friday, 29 September 2017, 12:46 pm | State Services Commission

There is absolutely no justification for threats or unlawful acts that risk the lives of public servants working for New Zealand and New Zealanders. More >>

Safety of Ministry of Social Development staff important

Thursday, 21 September 2017, 10:29 am | State Services Commission

Unfortunately threats, abuse and even violence towards MSD staff is a daily reality in our country. In 2016 twelve staff were assaulted, there were 468 serious and critical security incidents and 242 threats made. More >>

Women of Influence congratulated by SSC

Friday, 8 September 2017, 11:58 am | State Services Commission

State Services Commissioner Peter Hughes congratulates the winners and finalists of the 2017 Women of Influence Awards, held in Auckland last night. More >>

 

 

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