In October 2018, five proposals of change to the Protected Disclosure Act were opened up for consultation with the public through until 16 December 2018 subsequently extended to 21 December 2018.
Submissions were able to be made by providing comments online, in writing or face-to-face at one of the four workshops that were held during the consultation period. In total 73 submissions were received from this public consultation.
A summary of the submissions as well as the individual submissions are now available on the State Services Commission website at the following link: http://ssc.govt.nz/proactive-releases
Submissions that contained information which described personal experiences have been withheld in part or in full to protect the interest of individuals or organisations