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This site is owned and maintained by the Communications and Engagement team in the Office of the Auditor-General. The team provides communications support to both business units of the Auditor-General (Audit New Zealand and the Office of the Auditor-General).

Photograph credit

The main homepage photograph of Parliament buildings was taken in 2020 by Tom Ackroyd and is available on Wikipedia Commons. Other photographs used on this site were taken by staff or for work purposes, or were available without copyright restrictions or without photographer attribution requirements. 

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Like most websites, we collect statistical information about your visit, to help us improve our website. The information is anonymous, and is not used for any other purpose. We collect information on:

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  • operating systems, and
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You can write to us at Audit New Zealand, 100 Molesworth Street, Thorndon, Wellington 6140, or call +64 4 496 3099 , or email enquiry@auditnz.parliament.nz. 

If you have questions or complaints about this website, please email the webmaster@auditnz.parliament.nz, or write to:

Audit New Zealand Webmaster
Communications and Engagement team
Office of the Auditor-General
PO Box 3928


We do our best to ensure that the publications and other information on this website are up to date. However, we cannot guarantee complete accuracy: some information in a publication will inevitably lose relevance or currency over time, and any guidance material is necessarily general in nature and cannot provide comprehensive answers for all situations.

You shouldn't treat information on this website as amounting to definitive professional advice about any specific matter, and we don't accept legal responsibility for reliance on information on this website.

Page last updated: 13 July 2022