Te Ohu Kaimoana's board of directors is responsible for the strategic outlook of the organisation and provides oversight, leadership and a monitoring role to ensure the implementation of the organisation's agreed goals and objectives. Te Ohu Kaimoana is also responsible for appointing directors to its subsidiary companies and trusts. As such, our directors are required to follow a charter of Corporate Governance and best practice, as well as the Code of Ethics outlined below.
It is the expectation of the Board to observe and foster high ethical standards, responsible behaviour and act in the best interests of the beneficiaries and stakeholders.
Directors must :
The Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI) has released details of its operational review of the Fisheries Act 1996. The review, which was announced last year by the Minister, Hon Nathan Guy, was aimed at improving the framework under which New Zealand’s fisheries are managed.