Public Finance Act Schedule 4A company

Crown Infrastructure Partners Ltd (CIP), formally called Crown Fibre Holdings (CFH), has been established to manage the Government’s $1.5 billion investment in Ultra-Fast Broadband infrastructure. The Government’s objective is to accelerate the roll-out of Ultra-Fast Broadband to 75 percent of New Zealanders over ten years, concentrating in the first six years on priority broadband users such as businesses, schools and health services, plus green field developments and certain tranches of residential areas (the UFB Objective). The Government’s objective will be supported by investment in partnership with the private sector, and be directed to open-access infrastructure.

Key Company Information

Entity Form Crown-owned company
Established 2009
Head Office Auckland
Primary Legislation Companies Act 1993;
Schedule 4 of the Public Finance Act 1989;
Crown Entities Act 2004
Companies Office No 2346751 (Companies Office website)

Board of Directors

Person Role Term
Mr Mark Binns Chair 1 Jun 2018 - 30 Apr 2023
Ms Danelle Dinsdale Director 1 May 2012 - 30 Apr 2020
Mr Chris Gudgeon Director 1 Oct 2019 - 30 Apr 2022
Mr Kerry Knight Director 1 Oct 2019 - 30 Apr 2022
Mrs Bella Takiari-Brame Director 16 Mar 2020 - 30 Apr 2022
Mr Keith Tempest Director 20 Nov 2009 - 30 Apr 2020