By 2017, the New Zealand government wants public services to be radically transformed for the benefit of all New Zealanders - and ICT is a key tool that will make this possible. is the official site for the New Zealand Government ICT Functional Leader, the Government Chief Information Officer.
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Transforming the way government departments buy, access and use ICT has won the Department of Internal Affairs a 2014 Institute of Public Administration New Zealand (IPANZ) Award. Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) was recognised in the Digital Government category.

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The Minister for Land Information, Hon Michael Woodhouse, has released the 2014 Report on Agency Adoption of the 2011 New Zealand Declaration on Open and Transparent Government. Results show increasingly sophisticated re-use of the data to solve a range of economic and social challenges. makes it easy for people to find, access and use New Zealand government information online.