Announcements
PUBLISHED 28 June 2007

Budget 2007 information release

The Treasury has released on its website a large number of documents relating to Budget 2007. They include joint departmental reports and Cabinet papers and minutes pertaining to the business tax reform package and the KiwiSaver enhancements announced in Budget 2007. For more information see the media advisory.


The Treasury

ADVISORY

Budget 2007 information release

The Treasury has released on its website a significant amount of information relating to Budget 2007, in anticipation of (and in response to) information requests. The main webpage for the release is http://www.treasury.govt.nz/release/budget2007.

This year's release in part reflects the kind of information most frequently requested in earlier years, and includes:

  • Key documents: key documents relating to Ministers' development of the Budget 2007 strategy and decisions to implement that strategy, including Cabinet papers and Treasury Budget reports
  • Cabinet minutes by Vote: Cabinet minutes recording decisions by Cabinet and Cabinet committees organised by Vote
  • Bilateral briefings: briefing papers prepared by the Treasury and departments to assist with the bilateral meetings held between the Minister of Finance and Vote Ministers
  • KiwiSaver: joint department reports (the Inland Revenue Department and the Treasury) and Cabinet minutes relating to the enhancements to KiwiSaver announced in Budget 2007
  • Business Tax Reform: joint department reports (the IRD and the Treasury) and Cabinet papers and minutes relating to the Business Tax Reform announced in Budget 2007

Contacts:
Chad Morgan, Senior Communications Advisor, (04) 917 6056, (021) 228 0745
Chris Major, Communications Manager, (04) 917 6127, (029) 917 6127