Retirement Commissioner's review of retirement income policies
The Retirement Commissioner is required to review the Government’s retirement income policies every 3 years, under the New Zealand Superannuation and Retirement Income Act 2001.
2019 review of retirement income policies
Update: the Government is taking further time to respond to the 2019 retirement income policy review in light of the COVID-19 economic recovery.
2016 review of retirement income policies
The Retirement Commissioner completed the most recent review in December 2016. The review contains recommendations relating to:
- New Zealand Superannuation settings
- KiwiSaver settings
- implications of the ageing workforce
- assistance to vulnerable groups in retirement.