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Mōuri Whenua, Mōuri Tangata, Mōuri Ora: Parliament’s Grounds Fully Reopened

Thursday, 23 June 2022, 12:07 pm | Parliamentary Service

Parliament’s grounds have been fully reopened today at a ceremony and community event with mana whenua, members of the public, and representatives of Parliament. Mōuri Whenua, Mōuri Tangata, Mōuri Ora was held on Thursday, 23 June 2022 and ... More >>

Ōhāriu Artists’ Collective To Exhibit Works Of Clay, Paint, And Wood At Parliament

Tuesday, 21 June 2022, 11:16 am | Parliamentary Service

From moulded lamp sculptures to pen and acrylic on canvas, the Ōhāriu Collective exhibition showcases an exciting range of art. The exhibition from the Ōhāriu Collective, a group of 12 artists local to the Ōhāriu region in Wellington is being held at ... More >>

New Zealand Parliament Launches New Art Gallery

Tuesday, 3 August 2021, 2:14 pm | Parliamentary Service

The land of Aotearoa and the people who call it home will be celebrated in Parliament’s new art gallery, Te Papakura, which opens to the public on Wednesday 4 August, 2021. The gallery’s inaugural exhibition: Te Whenua Te Tangata/Our Land Our People , ... More >>

New Agreement Improves Employment Conditions For Parliamentary Staff

Monday, 14 September 2020, 4:40 pm | Parliamentary Service

Today, a new collective agreement was signed between Parliamentary Service, the PSA and E tū that results in significant improvements in employment arrangements for Parliamentary Service staff working on events-based contracts. Parliamentary ... More >>

Harmony in the House – a show of parliamentary proportions

Thursday, 5 December 2019, 10:59 am | Parliamentary Service

New Zealand Parliament is proud to present Harmony in the House 2019, a talent show spectacular! More >>

Parliamentary Service Application misconfiguration

Thursday, 30 August 2018, 8:22 pm | Parliamentary Service

Today Parliamentary Service became aware of an application misconfiguration which has potentially allowed internal access to monthly cost centre management and budget reports. This information was inadvertently accessed by a staff member, who took ... More >>

Report: NZ Parliamentarians and Online Social Media

Tuesday, 15 February 2011, 2:37 pm | Parliamentary Service

The majority of New Zealand members of Parliament (MPs) have at least one online social media account on the most popular online social media sites used by New Zealanders. • Online social media influenced the 2008 New Zealand General Election campaign, ... More >>

Record Crowd for Parliament Open Day

Thursday, 11 November 2010, 12:24 pm | Parliamentary Service

Parliament's Open Day on Sunday 7 November attracted more than 4500 people, a record attendance for the event. More >>

Parliament Open Day will be interactive experience

Tuesday, 26 October 2010, 5:30 pm | Parliamentary Service

The Speaker of the House, Dr The Rt Hon Lockwood Smith, centre, dons his Speaker’s robe with the help of Speaker’s Assistant, Roland Todd, left, with the Serjeant –at-Arms, Brent Smith. The Speaker’s office will be opened to the public for ... More >>

NZ Parliament represented at whips meeting

Tuesday, 13 July 2010, 4:04 pm | Parliamentary Service

National Whip Jo Goodhew, MP, will represent both the New Zealand Parliament and the Commonwealth Parliamentary Association (CPA) Pacific Region at the first Commonwealth Parliamentary Whips Workshop, which is being held in Sydney, Australia for four days ... More >>

Statement from Parliamentary Service on OAG Report

Wednesday, 31 March 2010, 9:49 am | Parliamentary Service

"The Parliamentary Service has responded with appropriate and immediate action to a specific issue highlighted in the Auditor General's report. More >>