Briefings to Incoming Ministers

We produce Briefings to Incoming Ministers (BIMs) following a general election or change in minister. They provide an introduction to each portfolio and summarise key areas of policy and policy issues.

2017 Briefings to Incoming Ministers

These BIMs were prepared for Ministers following the 2017 general election. These documents have been proactively released. Redactions made to the documents have been made consistent with provisions of the Official Information Act 1982.

This is the overarching BIM, designed to provide ministers with information on our role, purpose and organisational structure.

Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment: Briefing for the Incoming Minister responsible for MBIE [PDF, 1.2MB](external link)

Accompanying this document are portfolio-specific BIMs relevant to each minister’s responsibilities.

2016 Briefings to Incoming Ministers

These BIMs were prepared for ministers following the 2016 general election. These documents have been proactively released. Redactions made to the documents have been made consistent with provisions of the Official Information Act 1982.

This is the overarching BIM, designed to provide ministers with information on our role, purpose and organisational structure:

Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment: Briefing to Incoming Ministers [PDF, 591 KB]

Accompanying this document are portfolio specific BIMs relevant to each minister’s responsibilities.