Jerry Mateparae, Governor-General
At Wellington this 15th day of August 2016
Present:His Excellency the Governor-General in Council
This order is made under section 32 of the Ombudsmen Act 1975 on the advice and with the consent of the Executive Council.
This order is the Ombudsmen Act (Schedule 1—Ministry for Vulnerable Children, Oranga Tamariki) Order 2016.
This order comes into force on 1 April 2017.
In the Ombudsmen Act 1975, Schedule 1, Part 1, insert in its appropriate alphabetical order:
Ministry for Vulnerable Children, Oranga Tamariki
Michael Webster,Clerk of the Executive Council.
This order, which comes into force on 1 April 2017, amends the Ombudsmen Act 1975 by inserting a reference to the Ministry for Vulnerable Children, Oranga Tamariki in the list of government departments in Part 1 of Schedule 1.
The effect of this order is that both the Ombudsmen Act 1975 and the Official Information Act 1982 will apply to the Ministry for Vulnerable Children, Oranga Tamariki.
The State Services Commission produced a regulatory impact statement on 26 April 2016 to help inform the decisions taken by the Government relating to the contents of this instrument.
A copy of this regulatory impact statement can be found at—
Issued under the authority of the Legislation Act 2012.
Date of notification in Gazette: 18 August 2016.
This order is administered by the State Services Commission.