The agencies to which the code of conduct for the State Services - Standards of Integrity and Conduct   has been applied are listed below.

In 2007 the code of conduct for the State Services  - Standards of Integrity and Conduct - came into effect  - superseding the Public Service Code of Conduct. The code applies to Public Service departments and to Crown entities within the State Services Commissioner's mandate,  and also to a number of Crown entity subsidiaries that employ staff. 

For further information about the Standards of Integrity and Conduct see:

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Public Service departments

Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment
Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Authority
Department of Conservation
Department of Corrections
Crown Law Office
Ministry for Culture and Heritage
Ministry of Defence
Ministry of Education
Education Review Office
Ministry for the Environment
Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade
Government Communications Security Bureau
Ministry of Health
Inland Revenue Department
Department of Internal Affairs
Ministry of Justice
Land Information New Zealand
Ministry of Māori Development (Te Puni Kōkiri)
New Zealand Customs Service
Ministry of Pacific Island Affairs
Ministry for Primary Industries
Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet
Serious Fraud Office
Ministry of Social Development
State Services Commission
Statistics New Zealand
Ministry of Transport
The Treasury
Ministry of Women's Affairs


Crown Agents

Accident Compensation Corporation
Callaghan Innovation
Careers New Zealand
Civil Aviation Authority
District Health Boards (20)

  • Auckland
  • Bay of Plenty
  • Canterbury
  • Capital and Coast
  • Counties
  • Manukau
  • Hawke’s Bay
  • Hutt Valley
  • Lakes
  • MidCentral
  • Nelson-Marlborough
  • Northland
  • South Canterbury
  • Southern District Health Board
  • Tairawhiti
  • Taranaki
  • Waikato
  • Wairarapa
  • Waitemata
  • West Coast
  • Whanganui

Earthquake Commission
Education New Zealand
Energy Efficiency and Conservation Authority
Environmental Protection Authority
Health Promotion Agency
Health Quality and Safety Commission
Health Research Council of New Zealand
Housing New Zealand Corporation
Maritime New Zealand
New Zealand Antarctic Institute
New Zealand Blood Service
New Zealand Fire Service Commission
New Zealand Qualifications Authority
New Zealand Tourism Board
New Zealand Trade and Enterprise New Zealand
New Zealand Transport Agency
Pharmaceutical Management Agency
Real Estate Agents Authority
Social Workers Registration Board
Sport and Recreation New Zealand
Tertiary Education Commission
Walking Access Commission
Worksafe New Zealand

Autonomous Crown Entities (ACEs)

Arts Council of New Zealand Toi Aotearoa
Broadcasting Commission
Families Commission
Government Superannuation Fund Authority
Guardians of New Zealand Superannuation
Heritage New Zealand Pouhere Tāonga
Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa
New Zealand Artificial Limb Service
New Zealand Film Commission
New Zealand Lotteries Commission
New Zealand Symphony Orchestra
New Zealand Teachers Council
Public Trust
Retirement Commissioner
Standards Council
Te Reo Whakapuaki Irirangi (Māori Broadcasting Funding Agency)
Te Taura Whiri I Te Reo Māori (Māori Language Commission)
Testing Laboratory Registration Council

Independent Crown Entities (ICEs)

Broadcasting Standards Authority
Children’s Commissioner
Commerce Commission
Drug Free Sport New Zealand
Electoral Commission
Electricity Authority
External Reporting Board
Financial Markets Authority
Health and Disability Commissioner
Human Rights Commission
Independent Police Conduct Authority
Law Commission
New Zealand Productivity Commission
Office of Film and Literature Classification
Privacy Commissioner
Takeovers Panel
Transport Accident Investigation Commission


Crown Irrigation Investments Limited
New Zealand Investment Venture Fund
Radio New Zealand
Television New Zealand


Allied Laundry Services Limited
ARRMOS (Auckland Regional RMO Services) Limited
Biomedical Services NZ Limited
Brackenridge Estate Limited
Callaghan Innovation Research Limited
Canterbury Laundry Services Limited
Catalyst Injury Management Limited
Central TS Limited
Health Alliance Limited
HealthShare Waikato Limited
Health Intelligence Limited (HIQ)
High Performance Sport New Zealand
Hobsonville Land Company Limited
Northern DHB Support Agency Limited
South Island Shared Services Limited
Telarc SAI Limited


Crown Asset Management Limited
Crown Fibre Holdings Limited
Education Payroll Ltd
Fairway Resolution Limited
Health Benefits Limited
The Network for Learning Limited
Research and Education Advanced Network New Zealand Limited
Southern Response Earthquake Services Limited
Tāmaki Redevelopment Company Limited




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