Documents & reports
The Classification Office is accountable to the New Zealand public as a provider of an important public service. These documents contain detailed information about our operation, performance, and outlook for the years ahead.
Annual Reports for a financial year (1 July - 30 June) are available in November each year, once they have been tabled in Parliament.
Statements of Performance Expectations
Statements of Performance Expectations are to be read in conjunction with our Statements of Intent, which outline our longer-term strategic focus and operating environment.
The Classification Office proactively releases information that has not been requested via the Official Information Act.
Responses to Official Information Act requests
The Classification Office publishes our responses to Official Information Act requests below. Find out how to make a request for official information here.
Classification Office submissions
The Classification Office regularly contributes submissions on proposed legislation and to inquiries relevant to our areas of work.
Briefing to the Incoming Minister
When a new Minister of Internal Affairs is appointed, the Classification Office provides a briefing which outlines who we are and what we do, how we have been operating, and other important information of use to the Minister.
Chief Executive's expenses, gifts and hospitality disclosure
We publish a list disclosing the Chief Executive's expenses, gifts received, and hospitality expended or offered.