Lists of Ministerial documents

Minister for Economic Development, Hon Phil Twyford, is proactively releasing the titles of documents he receives from MBIE from September 2019.

The following lists are as accurate as possible at the time of publishing and may be updated or added to. Note that these lists do not include briefings that accompany responses to Official Information Act requests the Minister receives.

October 2019

The following papers were provided to the Minister for Economic Development during October 2019.

Tracking number Title Date Received by Minister Author
1011 19-20 Support for Displaced Workers – Proposed Further Work 1 October MBIE
1056 19-20 Approval to Sign an Arrangement on Space Cooperation with Australia 2 October MBIE
1084 19-20 Announcement: Proactive Release of Payload Summaries 3 October MBIE
1042 19-20 Briefing for the Meeting Between the Prime Minister and the Chair of the Business Advisory Council 3 October MBIE
1118 19-20 West Auckland Screen Industry Tour 4 October MBIE
1040 19-20 Economic Development Weekly Report for the Week Ending 4 October 2019 4 October MBIE
1151 19-20 Presentation of the Ministry’s Annual Report to the House of Representatives 9 October MBIE
1078 19-20 2018/19 Non-Departmental Appropriations Report – Economic Development Portfolio 10 October MBIE
1185 19-20 An Introduction to the Government Regulatory Practice Initiative 10 October MBIE
1180 19-20 Major Events Fund Investment Decision October 2019 – Paper One of Two 10 October MBIE
1108 19-20 Major Events Fund Investment Decision October 2019 – Paper Two of Two 10 October MBIE
0821 19-20 Advice on Launch License Application 190093-LLC from Rocket Lab Global Services 10 October MBIE
1053 19-20 Proactive Release of Advice and Cabinet Papers for Economic Plan 10 October MBIE, Treasury
1155 19-20 Economic Development Weekly Report for the Week Ending 11 October 2019 11 October MBIE
1041 19-20 Overview of the Sector Workforce Engagement Programme for the Minister of Economic Development 11 October MBIE
0442 19-20 Regulatory Systems Amendment Bill (No 2): Committee of the Whole House 15 October MBIE
1103 19-20 Technical Updates to the New Zealand Screen Production Grant for International Productions 16 October MBIE
  RED Ministers Meeting Pack for 21 October 17 October Multiple
1186 19-20 Updated Proposed Policy Statement on the Venture Capital Fund Act 2019 17 October MBIE, Treasury
1235 19-20 Visit to Weta Workshop and Weta Digital 17 October MBIE
1275 19-20 Budget 2020 – Proposed Budget Bids for Economic Development Portfolio 18 October MBIE
1227 19-20 Economic Development Weekly Report for the Week Ending 18 October 2019 18 October MBIE
1160 19-20 Speech to the 2019 Economic Development New Zealand Conference 21 October MBIE
1263 19-20 Meeting with WeCreate, 3.15pm, Wednesday 23 October 2019, in Your Office 21 October MBIE
1331 19-20 New Zealand International Convention Centre 23 October MBIE
1272 19-20 New Zealand Māori Tourism’s Request for a Meeting on Improving Report on Māori Businesses and Economic Activity 24 October MBIE
1306 19-20 Economic Development Weekly Report for the Week Ending 25 October 2019 25 October MBIE
1326 19-20 Budget 2020 – Proposed Cost Pressure Budget Bids for Economic Development Portfolio 25 October MBIE
1352 19-20 Monitoring the Impact of the International Convention Centre Fire 25 October MBIE
1073 19-20 Proposed Baseline Review of MBIE 30 October MBIE
1249 19-20 New Zealand Trade and Enterprise Board: Approach to Appointments 31 October MBIE
1367 19-20 Update on Progress of Industry Transformation Plans 31 October MBIE

At the time of publication, the titles of 14 papers are not being released due to the following reasons: Confidentiality of advice to Government, commercial information, negotiations, and soon to be proactively released.

September 2019

The following papers were provided to the Minister for Economic Development during September 2019.

Tracking number Title Date Received by Minister Author
0644 19-20 Good Practice Procurement Guide for Improving Health and Safety 02 September MBIE
0756 19-20 2019 Winter Games Attendance and Speaking Notes 04 September MBIE
0705 19-20 Appointment to Immigration New Zealand’s New Leadership Team 04 September MBIE
0732 19-20 36th America’s Cup – Emirates Team New Zealand Boat Launch 05 September MBIE
0744 19-20 Meeting with Peter Wren-Hilton on Tuesday, 10 September 05 September MBIE
0741 19-20 Capital Markets 2029 Report 06 September MBIE
0758 19-20 Economic Development Weekly Report for the Week Ending 6 September 2019 06 September MBIE
0747 19-20 Meeting with Mayor Neil Holdom on 10 September 2019 06 September MBIE
0786 19-20 Meetings on Future of Work and Transitions Work Programme 06 September MBIE
  RED Ministers Briefing Pack 11 September 06 September Multiple
T2019/2798 Joint Report: Venture Capital Fund Bill – Initial Briefing 09 September MBIE, Treasury
0423 19-20 Draft 2018/19 Annual Report 10 September MBIE
0684 19-20 Regional Economic Development Ministers Meeting on 11 September 2019 10 September MBIE
0721 19-20 Meeting with Sam Stubbs, Managing Director of Simplicity, on 11 September 2019 10 September MBIE
0785 19-20 DEV Discussion – Economic Plan – Talking Points 10 September MBIE, Treasury
0495 19-20 New Zealand Government Procurement Business Survey 2019 11 September MBIE
0825 19-20 Major Events Fund: Fund Position and Next Steps 12 September MBIE
0823 19-20 Major Events Fund Investment Decision September 2019 and Request to Change Phasing for a Committed Major Events Fund Investment 12 September MBIE
0631 19-20 PGF Waikato Proposal Review Meeting 17 September 13 September PDU
0830 19-20 Economic Development Weekly Report for the Week Ending 13 September 2019 13 September MBIE
0846 19-20 Joint Report: Launch of Economic Plan 13 September MBIE, Treasury
0864 19-20 Meeting with the Council of Trade Unions on Industry Transformation Plans 16 September MBIE
0820 19-20 MBIE Project People & Pay Update 15 September MBIE
0906 19-20 Background on ‘The Lord of the Rings’ Based Series 18 September MBIE
0908 19-20 Further Advice on Proposed Supplementary Order Paper to the Regulatory Systems (Economic Development) Amendment (No 2) Bill 19 September MBIE
0762 19-20 Release of the Government’s Construction Procurement Guidelines 20 September MBIE
0919 19-20 Economic Development Weekly report for the Week Ending 20 September 2019 20 September MBIE
0932 19-20 All of Government Alternative Risk Financing Better Business Case 20 September MBIE
0875 19-20 2018/19 MBIE Unappropriated Expenditure 24 September MBIE
0703 19-20 Meeting with Kirk Hope, Chief Executive of BusinessNZ, on 25 September 2019 24 September MBIE
0907 19-20 Talking Points for Your Meeting with the Living Wage Movement Aotearoa 24 September MBIE
0984 19-20 Introductory Meeting with the Motion Picture Association of America 25 September MBIE
T2019/3013 Joint Report: Supplementary Material to the Finance and Expenditure Committee on the VCF Bill 25 September MBIE, Treasury
1009 19-20 Key Industry Feedback – Draft Policy Statement on the Venture Capital Fund Act 2019 26 September MBIE, Treasury
0897 19-20 Speech at the Manufacturers Forum on Wednesday, 2 October 26 September MBIE
0887 19-20 2019 October Baseline Update Submission: Vote Business, Science and Innovation – Economic Development Portfolio 27 September MBIE
0965 19-20 Economic Development Weekly Report for the Week Ending 27 September 2019 27 September MBIE
1032 19-20 MBIE Career and Pay Progression 27 September MBIE
  Manuka Honey Appellation Society’s Provincial Growth Fund Application and Communication with Australia 30 September PDU, MFAT, MPI
1051 19-20 Meeting advice for Hon Twyford NZ International Convention Centre 30 September MBIE
0297 19-20 Seed Co-Investment Fund: Review and Investment Caps 30 September MBIE

The following titles, which were withheld in responses to Written Parliamentary Questions 31694 (2019), 32234 (2019) and 33024 (2019), are now able to be released:

Tracking number Title Date Received by Minister Author
0685 19-20 Major Events Fund Upcoming Applications and Fund Position 3 September MBIE
0760 19-20 Joint Report: Economic Strategy – Revised Strategy and Cabinet Paper 04 September MBIE, Treasury
0782 19-20 Joint Aide Memoire: Updated Economic Plan 06 September MBIE, Treasury

At the time of publication, the titles of 11 papers are not being released due to the following reasons: Confidentiality of advice to Government, national security or defence, soon to be proactively released, and/or negotiations.