To keep the public and industry informed, the Ministry of Economic Development has announced that it will release annual reports to show progress on the Government's goal of Better Regulation, Less Regulation.

The first report Regulatory reform: changes affecting compliance costs for business and citizens, released on 8 September 2011, covers changes to legislation from November 2008 to April 2011. It covers both changes already implemented as well as those approved by Cabinet and being carried out.