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Vote Tourism

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 2012/13 financial year covering the following:

  • a total of just under $7.600 million for policy advice and research to promote a high value and sustainable tourism sector, services to support the Minister and monitoring the performance and compliance of Crown entities, and
  • a total of just under $97.500 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.

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