The NZ Transport Agency Board has appointed Michael Heron QC to undertake an independent investigation into recent unauthorised public disclosures of confidential and commercially sensitive information relating to the delivery of light rail in Auckland.
"It is disappointing and concerning that this information has been improperly disclosed, and it is appropriate that an independent investigation be undertaken in order to establish the facts,” says Transport Agency Board Chair Sir Brian Roche.
The Terms of Reference for the investigation include:
The Board anticipates receiving a final report by the end of December 2019
No further comment will be provided while the independent investigation is underway.