IPANZ works to support the development of a high performing Public Sector, respected and valued by New Zealanders.


29 April 2024

Join the IPANZ New Professionals Leadership Team in Wellington

Are you a Wellington-based kaimahi working in the public sector, and are you looking for an opportunity to supercharge your professional development? Then join the IPANZ New Professionals’ Leadership Team (NPLT)!


08 December 2023

Public service cannot promise any government ‘no surprises’

“No surprises” is fundamentally about the constitutional relationship between ministers and public servants. National’s coalition agreements with Act and New Zealand First agree that the cabinet manual’s “no surprises” policy “needs clarification to better respect the privacy of individuals”. The Institute of Public Administration NZ (IPANZ) suggests a more fundamental overhaul of the entire “no surprises” approach is necessary.