Governance of The Code

NZTech hosts The Code within its industry association infrastructure. It supports Signatories, the Oversight Committee and manages the Complaints Facility.

Governance Structure

Governance of the code

Oversight Committee

During its establishment, NZTech, Netsafe and the Signatories recommended candidates from various stakeholder groups and invited them to join the Oversight Committee.

  • The Oversight Committee’s responsibilities include:
  • investigating and resolving complaints
  • provide reports and recommendations on systemic issues or breaches
  • improving the complaints mechanism
  • periodically review The Code to be responsive to the rapidly changing environment.
  • serving as The Code’s spokesperson through the Chair
  • approving new Signatories