Tū Aromatawai Independent Review
Tū Aromatawai Independent Review promotes improvement in the Defence system through independent and evidence-based review.
Tū Aromatawai Independent Review conducts assessments and audits of the New Zealand Defence Force, as well as the procurement function of the Ministry of Defence. The Defence Act 1990 sets out the mandate and scope of this work.
The work programme for Tū Aromatawai is approved by the Minister of Defence. Topics are proposed that align with areas of strategic risk for Defence. The Minister can also direct the division to carry out a specific assessment or audit.
Tū Aromatawai aims to produce pragmatic, relevant and up-to-date recommendations that will enable continuous improvement of the Defence system.
Gillian Warren is the Deputy Secretary Independent Review
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