State Services Minister Trevor Mallard said today that he had agreed to a short time extension for the completion of the
Ministerial Review into the Department of Work and Income New Zealand.
The report had been due at the end of April but the Minister had received a request for an extension from inquiry head
"While I have not set a new deadline, I am confident that work on the review is very near completion and I look forward
to receiving Mr Hunn's report."