The Reserve Bank of New Zealand is the prudential regulator and supervisor of all insurers carrying on insurance business in New Zealand, and is responsible for administering the Insurance (Prudential Supervision) Act 2010.
Provides information on insurance legislation, regulations and standards.
Explains what is required to obtain a licence and how to apply for one.
Outlines the Reserve Bank’s approach to the supervision of insurers.
Sets out the regular data returns insurers are required to provide and the industry data published from those returns.
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Contains material relating to new regulatory initiatives including consultation documents.
Contains Insurance industry updates as well as publications and reports published by the Reserve Bank that relate to the insurance sector and the supervision of the insurance sector.
Contains information on relationships the Reserve Bank maintains with other regulatory and supervisory bodies.
Provides contact details for designated insurers and portfolio managed insurers.