Henry Broughton

Sector Manager, Parliamentary Group.

Phone +64 4 917 1500, email

Henry Broughton. Henry is responsible for the Justice, and Māori affairs sectors. He joined the Office of the Auditor-General in February 2009 initially on secondment from the UK National Audit Office. Before taking up the role of Sector Manager, Henry was a Senior Performance Auditor in our Performance Audit Group. He has led performance audits on a wide range of topics including the Government's role in the recovery from the Canterbury earthquakes, Governance in New Zealand's arts, culture and heritage sector, ICT enabled business change projects, and Government support to Māori housing programmes. Henry has provided capacity building support to public audit offices internationally, including in Russia, Turkey, Bosnia, and Latvia. Recently, he has been working with the Samoa Audit Office on a long-term Twinning project.

Henry has an Executive Masters’ degree in Public Administration from the Australia and New Zealand School of Government.

Sector and audit responsibilities

  • Crown Law Office
  • Department of Corrections
  • Electoral Commission
  • Human Rights Commission
  • Independent Police Conduct Authority 
  • Law Commission
  • Ministry of Justice
  • Ministry of Māori Development - Te Puni Kōkiri
  • New Zealand Police
  • Parliamentary Counsel Office
  • Privacy Commissioner
  • Serious Fraud Office 
  • Te MÄ tÄ wai
  • Te Mangai Paho (Maori Broadcasting Commission)
  • Te Taura Whiri I Te Reo Maori (Maori Language Commission)
  • The Maori Trustee - Te Tumu Paeroa

Page last updated: 31 October 2019

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