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.

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Responding to the Climate Crisis: An Implementation Plan

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Proposal to Nominate a Candidate for the Role of Multinational Force and Observers’ Force Commander – Release of Cabinet material

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Ministerial Overseas Travel 21-08-19 to 24-08-19 - Release of Cabinet material

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UNCMAC 2019

Deployment to the United Nations Command in the Republic of Korea

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Advancing Pacific Partnerships 2019

Advancing Pacific Partnerships 2019

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