The Major Events Ministers Group brings together five Ministerial portfolios with event investment and leveraging interests. This will include Ministers of/for:
The Ministers Group
- Economic Development (Chair)
- Arts, Culture and Heritage
- Foreign Affairs
- Sport and Recreation
The Major Events Minister’s Group will approve or decline any recommendations made by the Major Events Investment Panel.
Secretariat support for the Major Events Ministers Group is provided by New Zealand Major Events.
The Major Events Investment Panel
The Major Events Investment Panel has been established to allow both private sector and senior public sector input in investment decisions. The Investment Panel provides support to the Ministers Group.
The Major Events Investment Panel will comprise of five independent members with expertise across the fields of major events management, bidding for international investment opportunities, and assessing commercial risks.
The Investment Panel will consider major event applications and make recommendations to the Minsters Group on event investment, event leverage and legacy and event prospecting.
Secretariat support for the Major Events Investment Panel is provided by New Zealand Major Events.