Agencies, policies and budget initiatives

An insight into budget initiatives, research organisations, the Vision Matauranga Capability Fund Policy and the Science Board.

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Te Ara Paerangi - Future Pathways

Te Ara Paerangi Future Pathways is a multi-year programme focused on the future of New Zealand’s research, science, and innovation system. Through Te Ara Paerangi Future Pathways, we are building a modern, future focused research system for New Zealand to meet the challenges and make the most of the opportunities ahead of us.

Budget initiatives

As part of Budget 2021, the Government has invested $56.12 million in science, research and innovation.

Research organisations

Organisations, industry bodies and companies, not owned by the Government, funding or carrying out research.

Our Science Board

Our Science Board is the statutory body responsible for making independent investment decisions for the Endeavour Fund, National Science Challenges and Partnerships.

Vision Mātauranga

Unlocking the science and innovation potential of Māori knowledge, people and resources that will benefit New Zealand.

Workplace guidance for Science Services under Alert Level 3 – Restrict

Under the Level 3 operating environment our aim is enable some services to resume while continuing our COVID-19 response to minimise risks to public health.

Open Research policy

To increase the impact and the innovation potential of our public investment in research, our Open Research policy enables free online access for everyone to MBIE funded peer-reviewed research publications.