The New Zealand Superannuation and Retirement Income Act 2001 (the Act) requires the Minister of Finance to periodically appoint an independent reviewer to review how efficiently and effectively the Guardians of New Zealand Superannuation (the Guardians) is performing its functions.
The Minister of Finance sets the terms of reference for the review in accordance with Section 71 of the Act. Reviews are conducted at intervals that are no more than 5 years apart.
The first independent review of the Guardians was completed in August 2004 by Jonathan Eriksen.
The most recent review was completed by Mercer in October 2009.
Using PDF Files
|28 Oct 2009||Review of the Guardians of New Zealand Superannuation by Mercer for the New Zealand Treasury on behalf of the Minister of Finance
Released 23 August 2011
|Oct 2004||Report: The Guardians of New Zealand Superannuation by Jonathan Eriksen of Eriksen & Associates Limited
Released 10 November 2004
Related Information on the Treasury Web Site
- New Zealand Superannuation (NZS) Fund - Includes the NZS Fund Contribution Rate Model and the Pre-funding NZS Information Release.