Public Sector Employment and Management Act 2002 No 43
138 Ministerial control
(1) The Minister may give the members of the Board written directions as to the exercise of the Board’s functions.
(2) Any such direction may apply generally or to a particular matter and, without limiting subsection (1), may set out a particular policy to be carried out by the Board.
(3) The Board must ensure that it complies with any such direction.
(4) A copy of any direction given by the Minister under this section is to be included in the Board’s annual report.