Economic Development

The Minister for Economic Development is proactively releasing the titles of documents received from MBIE.

The following lists are as accurate as possible at the time of publishing and may be updated or added to. This list includes papers received from the Minister’s reporting agency where the Minister is the main recipient. Papers received from other agencies, or where a paper has been referred to the Minister by another Minister, are not included in this list.

Titles of Appointment and Honours Committee (APH) briefings and briefings that accompany responses to Official Information Act requests to the Minister are not included in this list.

Some information has been withheld for the following reasons:

  • National security or defence
  • Commercial information
  • Confidentiality
  • Likely otherwise to damage the public interest
  • Confidential advice to Government
  • Free and frank expression of opinion
  • Legal professional privilege
  • Negotiations

May 2024

Tracking number Title Date received by Minister Author
2324-3165 New Zealand Capital Growth Partners - update on Elevate fund investments 1 May MBIE
2324-3210 NZ Major Events Strategic Review Discussion 1 May MBIE
2324-2910 Economic Development Weekly Report for Week Ending 3 May 2024 2 May MBIE
2324-3122 Just Transitions: Proposed Meeting with Southland Engineering and Manufacturing Cluster 2 May MBIE
2324-3244 Support for Ministers for Economic Development and Sport and Recreation meeting 2 May MBIE
2324-3149 Title withheld: Confidential advice to Government 3 May MBIE
2324-3315 Title withheld: Confidential advice to Government 7 May MBIE
2324-3277 Title withheld: Confidential advice to Government 8 May MBIE
2324-2911 Economic Development Weekly Report for Week Ending 10 May 2024 9 May MBIE
2324-3297 Talking points for CBC consideration of approval to introduce MBIE’s Regulatory Systems Amendment Bills 9 May MBIE
2324-3271 Screen sector work programme 2024/2025 15 May MBIE
2324-2912 Economic Development Weekly Report for Week Ending 17 May 2024 16 May MBIE
2324-3245 Confirmation of the scope and direction of the Major Events Management Act 2007 review 16 May MBIE
2324-3265 New Zealand Growth Capital Partners: Draft 2024-25 Statement of Performance Expectations 16 May MBIE
2324-3266 New Zealand Trade and Enterprise: Draft 2024-25 Statement of Performance Expectations 16 May MBIE
2324-3368 Budget 24: Economic Development Portfolio 16 May MBIE
2324-3450 Estimates Examination 2024/25 - Draft SEQ responses to Vote BSI – Māori Development portfolio 20 May MBIE
2324-3259 Estimates Examination 2024/25 - Draft SEQ responses to Vote BSI - Economic Development portfolio 21 May MBIE
2324-3396 MBIE draft Strategic Intentions 2023-28 21 May MBIE
2324-3296 Next steps with MBIE’s Regulatory Systems Amendment Bills 22 May MBIE
2324-3516 Title withheld: Confidential advice to Government 22 May MBIE
2324-2913 Economic Development Weekly Report for Week Ending 24 May 2024 24 May MBIE
2324-3575 Briefing for NZTE Ministerial meeting w/c 27 May 2024 24 May MBIE
2324-3521 Estimates Examination 2024/25 Draft responses to SWQs, Vote BSI – Economic Development portfolio 29 May MBIE
2324-3515 Meeting with Walt Disney Studios executives – 6 June 2024 30 May MBIE
2324-3631 2024 June Technical Adjustment Submission – Vote Business, Science and Innovation – Economic Development Portfolio 30 May MBIE
2324-3644 Title withheld: Confidential advice to Government 30 May MBIE
2324-2914 Economic Development Weekly Report for Week Ending 31 May 2024 31 May MBIE

April 2024

Tracking number Title Date received by Minister Author
2324-2518 Future of All-of-Government Banking 2 April MBIE
2324-2605 Title withheld: Confidential advice to Government 3 April MBIE
2324-2752 Title withheld: Commercial information 3 April MBIE
2324-2712 Meeting with New Zealand Events Association – 11 April 2024 4 April MBIE
2324-2732 Options to align business-facing functions and activities in the Science, Innovation and Technology and Economic Development system 4 April MBIE
2324-2756 North Island Weather Events Primary Producer Finance Scheme:
Application recommended for approval – Tranche 8
4 April MBIE
2324-1811 Economic Development Weekly Report for Week Ending 5 April 2024 5 April MBIE
2324-2155 Title withheld: Confidential advice to Government 5 April MBIE
2324-2757 Meeting with Netflix 5 April MBIE
2324-2881 Auckland Overview – major events and infrastructure update 11 April MBIE
2324-2907 Economic Development Weekly Report for Week Ending 12 April 2024 11 April MBIE
2324-2991 Title withheld: Confidential advice to Government 12 April MBIE
2324-2967 Title withheld: Confidential advice to Government 15 April MBIE
2324-3015 Title withheld: Confidential advice to Government 17 April MBIE
2324-2999 Attendance Briefing - ITM Taupō Super400 17 April MBIE
2324-2030 Title withheld: Confidential advice to Government 18 April MBIE
2324-2038 2023/24 Supplementary and 2024/25 Main Estimates – Vote BSI- Economic Development 18 April MBIE
2324-2908 Economic Development Weekly Report for Week Ending 19 April 2024 18 April MBIE
2324-3034 Title withheld: Confidential advice to Government 18 April MBIE
2324-3014 Update on Regulatory Systems Amendment Bill No 3 19 April MBIE/TPK
2324-3055 Tenancy Services Bond Modernisation Project 23 April MBIE
2324-2929 Meeting with New Zealand Film Commission 24 April MBIE
2324-3070 May 2024 meeting with the New Zealand Banking Association 24 April MBIE
2324-2909 Economic Development Weekly Report for Week Ending 26 April 2024 26 April MBIE
2324-3105 Deep dive on the screen sector 29 April MBIE

March 2024

Tracking number Title Date received by Minister Author
2324-2365 Meeting with NZTE Officials 1 March MBIE
2324-2282 Joint Minister Briefing with Te Puni Kokiri: The Māori-Crown Economic Growth Partnership, He Kai Kei Aku Ringa 4 March MBIE
2324-2281 Major Events Ministers’ Group Six-Monthly Update, July – December 2023 5 March MBIE
2324-2106 Progressing MBIE’s Regulatory Systems Amendment Bills 6 March MBIE
2324-2443 Title withheld: Confidential advice to Government 6 March MBIE
2324-2481 Title withheld: Confidential advice to Government 7 March MBIE
2324-1812 Economic Development Weekly Report for Week Ending 8 March 2024 8 March MBIE
2324-2430 Event briefing – Attendance of WIFT NZ Reception 11 March MBIE
2324-2540 Crankworx Rotorua 2024 – attendance information 13 March MBIE
2324-2542 Further advice on NZGCP – process and timeline 14 March MBIE
2324-2549 Title withheld: Confidential advice to Government 15 March MBIE
2324-1804 Economic Development Weekly Report for Week Ending 15 March 2024 15 March MBIE
2324-2223 Focusing on attracting quality foreign investment 15 March MBIE
2324-2381 July-December 2023 Six-Economic Development portfolio 19 March MBIE
2324-2424 Title withheld: Confidential advice to Government 20 March MBIE
2324-2519 Joint briefing with Te Puni Kokiri – Māori Economic Development Advisory Board 21 March MBIE/TPK
2324-2409 Letter of Expectations 24/25 – NZGCP 21 March MBIE
2324-2689 Attendance briefing – ITM New Zealand Sail Grand Prix, Christchurch Season 4  21 March MBIE
2324-1813 Economic Development Weekly Report for Week Ending 22 March 2024 22 March MBIE
2324-2613 Title withheld: Confidential advice to Government 22 March MBIE
2324-2410 Letter of Expectations – 24/25 - NZTE 26 March MBIE
2324-2681 Managing the impacts of policies in the second emissions reduction plan 27 March MBIE
2324-1807 Economic Development Weekly Report for Week Ending 29 March 2024 28 March MBIE
2324-2747 Budget 2024: Summary of Economic Development Portfolio Submissions for Budget 2024 28 March MBIE

February 2024

Tracking number Title Date received by Minister Author
2324-1850 Ownership Financial Update 2 February MBIE
2324-1755 Budget 2024 Bilateral: Information to Support MBIE's Initial Baseline Exercise - Economic Development Portfolio 2 February MBIE
2324-1809 Economic Development Weekly Report for Week Ending 2 February 2024 2 February MBIE
2324-1768 Meeting with Minister Goldsmith 5 February MBIE
2324-1699 Completion of 100-Day Plan Commitment - Stop Work on Industry Transformation Plans 7 February MBIE
2324-1931 Title withheld: Confidential advice to Government 7 February MBIE
2324-1512 Economic Development Portfolio Bids for the 2024 Legislation Programme 7 February MBIE
2324-1974 Budget 2024 Bilateral: Further Information and Savings Options 9 February MBIE
2324-1653 Work programme to manage the impacts of climate policies – next steps 12 February MBIE
2324-1915 Implementation of Indo-Pacific Economic Framework Supply Chain Agreement 12 February MBIE
2324-1864 Māori Innovation Fund Framework and Economic Prosperity 13 February MBIE
2324-2027 Title withheld: Confidential advice to Government 13 February MBIE
2324-1803 Annual Review 2022/23 – Responses to Written Questions 13 February MBIE
2324-1586 Letters for the Māori Economic Development Advisory Board 15 February MBIE
2324-1808 Economic Development Weekly Report for Week Ending 16 February 2024 15 February MBIE
2324-2010 Major Events Fund – Governance and operational reform options 15 February MBIE
2324-2099 Attracting foreign investment: next steps 15 February MBIE
2324-2136 Title withheld: Confidential advice to Government 16 February MBIE
2324-2022 Meeting with Foresta 19 February MBIE
2324-2082 Contingent Liabilities and Assets for the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment as at 31 December 2023 20 February MBIE
2324-1810 Economic Development Weekly Report for Week Ending 23 February 2024 21 February MBIE
2324-1881 2024 MBU Submission – Vote BS&I – ED portfolio 21 February MBIE
2324-2161 Talking points about attracting foreign investment 21 February MBIE
2324-2176 Economic Development priorities and work programme 21 February MBIE
2324-2061 New Zealand Open 2024 attendance 26 February MBIE
2324-2121 Title withheld: Confidential advice to Government 26 February MBIE
2324-2248 EXP discussion of Regulatory Standards Bill paper 26 February MBIE
2324-2141 New Zealand Growth Capital Partners Limited – Documentation to finalise reappointment of Chair 27 February MBIE
2324-2204 Meeting with the Climate Change and Social Development and Employment Ministers to discuss emission reduction plan actions 27 February MBIE
2324-2126 Meeting with ANZSA and MPA 28 February MBIE
2324-2334 Meeting with New Zealand Growth Capital Partners 28 February MBIE

January 2024

Tracking number Title Date received by Minister Author
2324-1543 Women’s British & Irish Lions tour announcement 15 January MBIE
2324-1635 Meeting notes for PM meeting with Ngāi Tahu 16 January MBIE
2324-1498 Economic Development Portfolio Priorities and Fiscal Savings 17 January MBIE
2324-1538 Title withheld: Confidential advice to Government 17 January MBIE
2324-1540 Response to the Prime Minister’s letter about setting up economic targets and indicators 17 January MBIE
2324-1431 Proactive Release of the Economic Development Briefing to Incoming Minister 18 January MBIE
2324-1434 Proactive Release of the Government Property Briefing to Incoming Minister 18 January MBIE
2324-1437 Proactive Release of the Ownership Briefing to Incoming Minister 18 January MBIE
2324-1565 Improving the Performance of Regulatory Systems at MBIE 18 January MBIE
2324-1590 Economic Development Weekly Report for Week Ending 19 January 2024 19 January MBIE
2324-1708 Talking points for meeting the Minister of Finance about the proposed economic measures and targets 24 January MBIE
2324-1081 Māori Economic Development Work Programme 25 January MBIE
2324-1714 Economic Development Weekly Report for Week Ending 26 January 2024 25 January MBIE

Previous years

In this section

Economic Development – 2023

Titles of documents the Minister for Economic Development received from MBIE in 2023.

Economic Development – 2019

Former Minister for Economic Development, Hon Phil Twyford, proactively released the titles of documents he received from MBIE from September to December 2019.

Last updated: 17 June 2024