This code of conduct for the State Services - Standards of Integrity and Conduct - came into effect on 30 November 2007. The Public Service Code of Conduct has been superseded by the new code. The new code of conduct for the State Services is published as a one-page document. A range of guidance material for both State servants and State Services organisations is also published here. See: 'Understanding the Code of Conduct - Guidance for State servants'

'Implementing the Code of Conduct - Resources for organisations'

Questions and answers about the code

The organisations covered by the code

Media statement from the State Services Commissioner To print/download the code (single A4 page), use these PDF versions.

Code of Conduct for the State Services (English) .... Code of Conduct for State Services (Te reo Maori) For further information email:



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