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  4. Regulatory co-operation

Regulatory co-operation

Page last updated: 23 Apr 2019

We coordinate our efforts and share intelligence with other government agencies to ensure our work is informed, proportionate and effective. 

Council of Financial Regulators (CoFR)

  • We are a member of the New Zealand Council of Financial Regulators (CoFR).
  • This is an important forum for financial market regulators and policy agencies collaboration and information sharing. 
  • CoFR formally meets quarterly to discuss financial markets regulatory issues, risks and priorities.
  • It comprises of senior leaders from each agency including the RBNZ Governor and the FMA Chief Executive who alternate chairing meetings.
  • Representatives from other regulatory and government agencies are also invited to attend meetings as required.

CoFR members

CoFR objectives

CoFR regulatory charter

CoFR has signed a regulatory charter that promotes good regulatory stewardship to monitor the performance and quality of the financial markets regulatory system. MBIE developed the charter as a management tool to set expectations and provide an overview of the regulatory system.

Environmental scan and risk dashboard

View our MOUs with other financial regulators.