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Budget 2018

Page updated 31 Jan 2018

This is the permanent home page for Budget 2018 for the Government of New Zealand. Hon Grant Robertson is Minister of Finance.

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Budget Day - Budget 2018

The Minister of Finance, Hon Grant Robertson, has announced that Budget 2018 will be delivered on Thursday, 17 May 2018.

Documents Tabled on 14 December 2017

Budget Policy Statement (BPS) 2018
The Budget Policy Statement sets out the overarching policy goals that will guide the Government's decisions and priorities for the forthcoming Budget.
Budget Responsibility Rules
In the Budget Policy Statement the Government has recommitted to its Budget Responsibility Rules.
The Families Package
Summary of the Government's initiatives in the Families Package.  See related media releases and a fact sheet at the Features page of the Beehive website.
Half Year Economic and Fiscal Update 2017
The Treasury's forecasts for Government finances and the economy.

Ministers' Budget Update-related Releases

Minister's Budget update-related media releases, including a fact sheet about the Families Package, are available on the Features page of the Beehive website.

Treasury Budget-related Material

Other material published by the Treasury includes:

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