MINISTER(S) RESPONSIBLE FOR APPROPRIATIONS: Minister of Tourism (M69)
ADMINISTERING DEPARTMENT: Ministry of Economic Development
MINISTER RESPONSIBLE FOR MINISTRY OF ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT: Minister for Economic Development
Overview of the Vote
The Minister of Tourism is responsible for appropriations in the Vote for the 2010/11 financial year covering the following:
- a total of just over $8 million for policy advice and research to promote a high value and sustainable tourism sector, and
- a total of just under $102 million for the promotion of New Zealand to key overseas markets as a visitor destination, to implement the Tourism Strategy 2015, financial assistance for the provision of water and sewerage facilities to tourists in small local communities, the investment for the development of the New Zealand National Cycleway, and targeted financial assistance for significant non-commercial tourism facilities.
Details of these appropriations are set out in Parts 2-6 for Vote Tourism in the Information Supporting the Estimates of Appropriations.