NEW ZEALAND INTELLIGENCE COMMUNITY (NZIC)
The NZIC contributes to building a safer and more prosperous New Zealand. NZIC agencies work to ensure that New Zealand is protected from harm, that New Zealand decision makers have intelligence that provides a decision advantage, and that New Zealand’s international reputation and interests are advanced.
Inquiry into the use of external security consultants – NZSIS statementDecember 18, 2018
Director-General of Security, Rebecca Kitteridge, has welcomed the release of the State Sector Act Inquiry into the Use of External Security Consultants by Government Agencies carried out by Doug Martin...
Feedback opens for Draft Disposal ScheduleNovember 19, 2018
The opportunity to provide feedback on the draft disposal schedule for the NZSIS, GCSB, and National Security Group has now closed.
Performance Improvement Framework (PIF) Follow-up ReviewAugust 30, 2018
This Performance Improvement Framework (PIF) follow-up review highlights the significant progress made by the New Zealand Intelligence Community (NZIC) since the initial 2014 PIF review.
GCSB and NZSIS Diversity and Inclusion launchApril 24, 2018
The GCSB and NZSIS believe that to succeed against increasingly complex and global threats, it must develop a dynamic, agile workforce that reflects diversity in its widest context.
Budget 2016 - NZ Intelligence CommunityJuly 14, 2016
The New Zealand Intelligence Community (NZIC) received new operating and capital funding of $178.7 million over four years as part of Budget 2016.
Speech: Spotlight on Security (Video)June 23, 2016
Speech given by Rebecca Kitteridge [PDF, 569 KB], Director of Security, NZSIS to the New Zealand Centre for Public Law at Victoria University's Faculty of Law.
Speech: Identity Conference (Video)May 18, 2015
Speech given by Rebecca Kitteridge, Director of Security, NZSIS. Is the NZSIS interested in you? Privacy in the security world.
Speech: Institute of DirectorsFebruary 24, 2015
Speech given by GCSB Director Ian Fletcher to the Institute of Directors, February 2015.
Report: IGIS report into NZSISNovember 25, 2014
The IGIS has published her report into the release of information by the NZSIS in July and August 2011.
Report: Performance Improvement FrameworkJuly 01, 2014
The Performance Improvement Framework Review [PDF, 119KB] of the core New Zealand Intelligence Community has been released.
Privacy & Security: Identity, society & the state in the internet ageMay 12, 2014
Speech given by GCSB Director Ian Fletcher to the Privacy Forum, held in Wellington on 7 May 2014.
New Inspector-General of Intelligence and Security AppointedApril 23, 2014
The Prime Minister has announced the appointment of Cheryl Gwyn as the new Inspector-General of Intelligence and Security.
Report released on the GCSB and Related Legislation Amendment BillJuly 26, 2013
The Intelligence and Security Committee report on the GCSB and Related Legislation Amendment Bill has been released.
Commissioner of Security Warrants appointedJuly 02, 2013
The Prime Minister has announced the appointment of a new Commissioner of Security Warrants. Hon Sir Bruce Robertson will begin in the role on 7 August 2013 following the retirement...
Inspector-General of Intelligence and Security appointedJuly 01, 2013
The Prime Minister has announced the appointment of a new Inspector General of Intelligence and Security.
GCSB releases progress report on compliance reviewJuly 01, 2013
The Government Communications Security Bureau (GCSB) has released its first progress report following the release of the GCSB Compliance Review by Rebecca Kitteridge.
Intelligence legislation Cabinet papers releasedJune 12, 2013
The GCSB and Related Legislation Amendment Bill is currently before the Intelligence and Security Committee for consideration. Redacted versions of Cabinet papers and minutes relating to this bill have been released.
IGIS finds no GCSB breaches, but law not clearMay 21, 2013
The Inspector-General of Intelligence and Security has completed an inquiry into potential breaches of the Government Communications Security Bureau Act (2003).
GCSB and Related Legislation Bill tabled in ParliamentMay 08, 2013
The Government Communications Security Bureau and Related Legislation Amendment Bill has been tabled in Parliament today.
Draft intelligence community legislation releasedMay 06, 2013
Prime Minister John Key today released a final draft of legislation to clarify the functions of the Government Communications Security Bureau (GCSB), and to strengthen the oversight regime governing New...
Final draft of telco security legislation releasedMay 06, 2013
The Government has today released the final draft of a Bill that will modernise telecommunications security legislation.
Cyber security good for the bottom lineMarch 11, 2013
Speech given by GCSB Director Ian Fletcher at the Gallagher Security conference, held in Hamilton on 11 March 2013