Welcome to The Ministry of Defence

Naumai ki te Manatū Kaupapa Waonga

We are the Government’s lead civilian advisor on defence. We also purchase major equipment which becomes a capability when it is used by service men and women of the New Zealand Defence Force.

Ko mātou ngā kaitohutohu matua ki te kāwanatanga mo ngā kaupapa waonga. Nā mātou hoki, ngā taputapu nunui i hoko, hei āheitanga i roto i ngā ringa o ngā tāne me ngā wahine o Te Ope Kātua o Aotearoa.

Featured & recent publications

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mod soi 2018 2022

Ministry of Defence Statement of Intent 1 July 2018 - 30 June 2022

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mod annual report 2017 2018

Ministry of Defence Annual Report for the year ended 30 June 2018

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BIM 2017 Cover Photo

Joint briefing to the incoming Minister of Defence, Hon Ron Mark, December 2017

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Strategic Defence Policy Review 2018 Cabinet Material2

Strategic Defence Policy Review 2018 Cabinet Documents

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Current NZDF Deployments Submission

Current NZDF Deployments Proposed Release of Information

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