More recent material on Crown entities is available at www.ssc.govt.nz/crown-entities (September 2014)
Occasional Paper No 20, State Services Commission, September 1999, ISBN 0-478-08973-2, Crown copyright. Forms part of the background work undertaken by SSC on Crown entities during the 1998/99 financial year. Reports the findings of a review of the 1997/98 statements of intent (SOIs) of 41 Crown entities. Discusses the various options for addressing the findings. They include:a non-legislative approach (involving the development of guidelines and Cabinet expectations); possible amendments to the Public Finance Act; and a more thorough review of the legislative framework.