About this site

This is the web site for the New Zealand Security Intelligence Service.

Access keys

The major links on this site have been assigned access keys. Access keys are keyboard shortcuts which allow links within a website to be activated without using a mouse.

Access keys supported on this site are listed below.

  • 1 Go to homepage
  • 3 Go to the search box
  • 9 Go to the contact page
  • [ Skip to the start of the content
  • / Go to newzealand.govt.nz

Please note the use of access keys will differ from browser to browser e.g. IE 6 will require you to hold down the Alt key while using access keys and Mozilla Firefox will require you to hold down Alt + Shift while pressing access keys.

Font re-sizing

There are common keyboard shortcuts that can make text bigger within your browser.

Internet Explorer

  1. Open the View menu by pressing ALT + V.
  2. Select Text Size by pressing X.
  3. In the Text Size list, move to the text size option you want by pressing the UP ARROW or DOWN ARROW key.
  4. Press ENTER.

Mozilla Firefox

Increase font size by pressing CTRL +

Reduce font size by pressing CTRL –


Any information you choose to supply through this website (including personal details) will be kept confidential. This is subject to the NZSIS’ statutory mandate to communicate information to any persons in the interests of security. The NZSIS is also permitted to provide information to the New Zealand Police or any other persons for the purpose of preventing or detecting serious crime.

Under no circumstances will the NZSIS provide your name or contact details to any private or commercial organisation.

If you choose to submit information to us, we may take steps to contact you if follow up is required.

When visiting this website certain information is gathered and stored automatically and used for statistical and information assurance purposes only. This may include third parties who assist us with web management and the protection of our networks and systems.

Your message will be sent via a Secure Socket Layer (SSL), a protocol developed for transmitting private documents via the internet. Website addresses which begin with ‘https’ indicate encryption by SSL.


Except where specifically noted, all material on this site is © Crown copyright.

Material featured on this site is subject to Crown copyright protection unless otherwise indicated. The Crown copyright protected material may be reproduced free of charge in any format or media without requiring specific permission. This is subject to the material being reproduced accurately and not being published or issued to others, the source and copyright status must be acknowledged.

The permission to reproduce Crown copyright protected material does not extend to any material on this site that is identified as being the copyright of a third party. Authorisation to reproduce such material must be obtained from the copyright holders concerned.