Media Releases

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Reference Group

In response to discussion in the news media about her Reference Group the Inspector-General released this statement yesterday: Read More

Establishment of IGIS Reference Group

The Inspector-General has today announced the establishment of a Reference Group. The Group brings together a broad range of individuals and groups, all of whom have specific expertise and experience that in one way or another touches on the work of the Inspector-General's office. The first meeting of the Reference Group was held last week in Wellington. Read More

IGIS report on NZSIS access to Customs data

The Inspector-General of Intelligence and Security, Cheryl Gwyn, has released a report relating to the New Zealand Security Intelligence Service’s (NZSIS) unlawful acquisition by NZSIS of Customs data from 1997 until 2016. Read More

IGIS report on NZSIS warnings

The Inspector-General of Intelligence and Security, Cheryl Gwyn, has released a report relating to the New Zealand Security Intelligence Service (NZSIS) practice of giving warnings to members of the public in order to disrupt or deter certain conduct. Read More

Release of Annual Report 2016/2017

Prime Minister Rt Hon Jacinda Adern has today tabled in Parliament the Annual Report of the Inspector-General of Intelligence and Security, Cheryl Gwyn. Read More

Inquiry into GCSB's process for determining its foreign intelligence activity

The Inspector-General of Intelligence and Security, Cheryl Gwyn, released the public report of her inquiry into the Government Communications Security Bureau’s (GCSB) processes for determining its foreign intelligence activity today. This inquiry was initiated as a result of issues raised by the public about claims of GCSB assistance to the New Zealand Government’s campaign to advance the Hon Tim Groser as a candidate for Director-General of the World Trade Organisation (WTO). Read More

Report on Security Intelligence Service handling of information collected for security clearance vetting

The Inspector-General of Intelligence and Security, Cheryl Gwyn, has released the second part of her report into how the New Zealand Security Intelligence Service holds and uses information collected for assessing security clearances. Read More

Review of NZSIS holding and use of, and access to, information collected for security vetting purposes (Part one)

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Release of Annual Report 2014/15

Prime Minister Rt. Hon. John Key has today tabled in Parliament the Annual Report of the Inspector-General of Intelligence and Security, Cheryl Gwyn. Read More

Inquiry into the Government Communications Security Bureau’s process for determining its foreign intelligence activity

The Inspector-General of Intelligence and Security Cheryl Gwyn has commenced an inquiry into the way the Government Communications Security Bureau (GCSB) considers undertaking foreign intelligence activities. Read More

Inquiry into allegations of GCSB interception of communications in the South Pacific

The Inspector-General of Intelligence and Security, Cheryl Gwyn, will commence an inquiry into complaints over alleged interception of communications of New Zealanders working or travelling in the South Pacific by the Government Communications Security Bureau (GCSB). Read More

Release of Annual Report 2013/14

Prime Minister Rt. Hon. John Key has today tabled in Parliament the Annual Report of the Inspector-General of Intelligence and Security, Cheryl Gwyn. Read More