Council of Financial Regulators - Relationship Charter

 Last updated: July 2019

This Charter represents a mutual undertaking about how CoFR members commit to work together to deliver the CoFR vision.

Diligent
We will provide clear expectations and deliver on them.
Honest
We will state positions openly, honestly, freely and frankly.
Achievement-focused
We will work together to achieve sound and efficient outcomes.
Open-minded
We will seek each other’s perspectives constructively and make sure we understand them.
Professional
We recognise that disagreements happen on issues, not people.
Collegial
We recognise our common interests in sharing information and finding solutions.

Our communications with each other will be:

Clear
Easily understood, with decisions explained.
Timely
Provided in good time and with no surprises.

We recognise our responsibility for joint stewardship (te hunga tiaki) of a healthy and efficient financial system that benefits all New Zealanders.