The following sections provide information on the prudential oversight of registered banks in New Zealand.
Information on the Reserve Bank’s role in relation to banking system oversight.
A description of key requirements imposed or administered by the Reserve Bank.
A list of registered banks in New Zealand.
Information on the timing of consultations and access to consultation and policy documents.
Documents and Orders in Council setting out the details of the banking supervision regime.
Information on covered bonds and the register of covered bond programmes.
Information on relationships the Reserve Bank maintains with other regulatory and supervisory bodies.
Provides answers to help banks and the general public understand banking regulation in New Zealand.
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