International cooperation & treaties

New Zealand has signed and ratified a number of important international treaties designed to address corruption and bribery.

OECD Convention

The OECD Convention on Combating Bribery of Foreign Public Officials in International Business Transactions contains legally binding standards and measures to criminalise bribery of foreign public officials in international business transactions.

OECD Convention on Combating Bribery of Foreign Public Officials in International Business Transactions (external link)

The United Nations Convention against Corruption

The United Nations Convention Against Corruption requires countries to take action in both the public and private sector to prevent corruption.

United Nations Convention Against Corruption (external link)

The United Nations Convention Against Transnational Organised Crime

The United Nations Convention Against Transnational Organised Crime is the main international instrument in the fight against transnational organised crime.

United Nations Convention Against Transnational Organised Crime (external link)

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