About the Journal

Public Sector is the quarterly journal of IPANZ, independently written and edited with the oversight of a Journal Advisory Group. Public Sector is a specialist publication for everyone with an interest in public administration, public management and policy making.

The journal covers topical issues, the events and the people that are making news in the public sector. It includes general articles, reports on emerging issues or debates, opinion pieces, and more.

Public Sector
is available free of charge to all members. To request a past article, please contact the IPANZ office: admin@ipanz.org.nz

The Current Journal and Journal Directory (previous issues) are available to members (login to view).


Public Sector journal subscription only:

  • hard copy and online access, four issues per year: $150 + GST ($172.50)
  • online access only, to one email address: $120 + GST ($138)
  • overseas subscription $220

Contact IPANZ on 04 463-6940 or admin@ipanz.org.nz for journal subscriptions.

Information for authors

Contributions of a nature relevant to the public sector are welcomed. Please contact the editor if you are interested in contributing to the journal.

Editorial enquiries:
Kathy Catton, Editor
Email: editor@ipanz.org.nz

Journal Advisory Group

Barbara Allen

Kay Booth

Kathy Catton

Liz MacPherson

Liam Russell

Advertising Enquiries

We welcome advertising in Public Sector journal. See attached rate card. Contact admin@ipanz.org.nz or ph +64 (4) 463 6940.