CE Video Update: Our new values


In this update, I introduce our new values. Values are core to our organisation’s culture—they describe what’s important to all of us at Fire and Emergency; who we are and the organisation we aspire to be.

CE Blog: Positive Workplace Culture Action Plan


On 24 January 2019, I publicly released the findings and 33 recommendations of retired Judge Coral Shaw’s independent review into the workplace policies, practices and procedures to address bullying and harassment at Fire and Emergency. Today, I am very pleased to release our Positive Workplace Culture Action Plan.

CE Blog: Time to role model what we stand for


This week I’ve visited Christchurch, spending time with our crews and Comcen staff who were on duty at the time of the mosque attacks on 15 March, and also with the Police and Civil Defence.

CE Video Update: Waitangi 2019


Yesterday I spent the day at Waitangi, where Fire and Emergency attended the commemorations and engaged with families visiting the Waitangi festival.

CE Blog: Creating the structure for our unified organisation


Last year we began the process of reshaping our organisation to meet both the changing demands of communities throughout the country and the changing nature of our work. Now it’s time to look at the next stage of our consultation process.