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Information on the State sector performance and financial management system, with links to Treasury guidance material on this system including the Treasury Instructions and Treasury Circulars.

Performance and Financial Management Cycle

The diagram below shows how the stages of performance and financial management feed into and build off each other.

The related requirements and guidance documents can be found by clicking on the Links to Guidance below the diagram.

Implementation, Monitoring and Management - Guidance on financial management, accounting, contracting iwth NGOs, Crown entity financial powers and monitoring. Planning - Guidance on output plan, Budget, cost benefit analysis, regulatory impact analysis. Strategy Development - Guidance on statement of intent, strategy, capability.  Guidance on financial reporting, requirements, annual report, reviews.

Performance and Financial Management Cycle

Links to Guidance

Overviews of the New Zealand Public Sector Performance and Financial Management System

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Last updated: 
Tuesday, 22 December 2020