MINISTER(S) RESPONSIBLE FOR APPROPRIATIONS: Minister of Defence (M22)
ADMINISTERING DEPARTMENT: Ministry of Defence
MINISTER RESPONSIBLE FOR MINISTRY OF DEFENCE: Minister of Defence
Overview of the Vote
The Minister of Defence is responsible for appropriations in the Vote for the 2010/11 financial year covering the following:
- a total of just over $1.900 million for audits and assessments of the New Zealand Defence Force and Ministry of Defence
- a total of just over $3.900 million for managing procurement or refurbishment, on behalf of the Crown, of various items of equipment contributing to a capability of the New Zealand Defence Force
- a total of just under $4 million for policy advice, management of international defence relations and services to the Minister
- a total of just under $229 million for the purchase, modification, or refurbishment of major items of defence equipment for the New Zealand Defence Force.
Details of these appropriations are set out in Parts 2-6 for Vote Defence in the Information Supporting the Estimates of Appropriations.