Page updated 4 Dec 2013
Treasury guidance on aspects of the regulatory management system, including:
- Guidance on undertaking Regulatory Impact Analysis (RIA), preparing Regulatory Impact Statements (RISs) and for providing quality assurance of regulatory proposals
- Guidance and templates for preparing and completing disclosure statements
- Guidance on regulatory planning, including producing Annual Portfolio Regulatory Plans
- Guidance on Regulatory System Reports.
Government Expectations for Regulatory Stewardship
|18 Apr 2013||Government Expectations for Regulatory Stewardship - Refer Section 1 Expectations for regulatory stewardship of Regulatory System Report 2013: Guidance for Departments. Sets out Cabinet’s general expectations for departments that exercise a stewardship role over government regulation.|
Regulatory Impact Analysis
|Regulatory Impact Statements Information Releases
Regulatory Impact Statements (RISs) disclosed by government departments.
|CabGuide: Regulatory Impact Analysis (DPMC Website)
Sets out general information about the purpose and requirements of the regulatory impact analysis regime.
|Jul 2013||Regulatory Impact Analysis Handbook
Detailed guidance on regulatory impact analysis and preparing a RIS, including templates in MS Word format.
|Regulatory Impact Analysis Reviews
Independent evaluations of how departments are meeting their responsibilities under the regulatory impact analysis requirements.
|1 Jul 2013||Disclosure Statements for Government Legislation: Technical Guidance for Departments|
|4 Jul 2013||Cabinet Office Circular CO (13) 3: Disclosure Requirements for Government Legislation||DPMC Website|
|1 Jul 2013||Quick Guide to Disclosure Statements for Bills and SOPs
||dsgl-billsops-quick.pdf (35 KB)|
|4 Dec 2013||Disclosure Statement Template for a Government Bill||dsgl-dst-govtbill-v3.docx (58 KB)|
|4 Dec 2013||Full Disclosure Statement Template for Amendments to a Bill||dsgl-fdst-amendbill-v3.docx (60 KB)|
|4 Dec 2013||Short-Form Disclosure Statement Template for Amendments to a Bill||dsgl-sdst-amendbill-v3.docx (43 KB)|
Regulatory Planning and System Reports
|18 Apr 2013||Regulatory System Report 2013: Guidance for Departments|
|1 Feb 2013||Regulatory Planning Guidance for Departments: Annual Portfolio Regulatory Plans
Contacts for Enquiries
For general enquiries about Regulatory Stewardship, Regulatory Planning and Disclosure Statements:Hayden Fenwick | Senior Analyst, Regulatory Quality
Tel: +64 4 917 6969
For general enquiries about Regulatory Impact Analysis, or enquiries about Regulatory Impact Statements:Nicola Kirkup | Senior Analyst, Regulatory Impact Analysis Team
Tel: +64 4 890 7229
Ben Temple | Senior Analyst, Regulatory Impact Analysis Team
Tel: +64 4 917 6984