Glossary

The following are explanations for words, phrases or abbreviations as they are used in the context of this website.


Apportioned
Where a service is contracted to be available across a region, the funding shown is divided up in relation to the Census population of that region.
Census population
Data collected about the population of New Zealand by Statistics New Zealand every five years.
Client focus
A general description of the people who will use the service.
Contract target
The area where the provider has been contracted to provide their services.
Contract total
The total amount of a contract with a service delivery area that includes the area unit selected.
Contract volume
The number of clients or types of service the provider has been contracted to provide in a financial year.
CPCS
Crime Prevention and Community Safety
CRO
Community Relations and Operations
CYF
Child, Youth and Family – a service of the Ministry of Social Development.
Description (in provider box)
Information on the service provided.
DHB
District Health Board
DOE
Departmental operating expenditure - the money a government agency spends on day to day operation and provision of services.
DVA
Domestic Violence Act
FACS
Family and Community Services – a service of the Ministry of Social Development.
FC
Family Court
FCC
Family Court Counselling
Financial year
The financial year runs from 1 July to 30 June in the next year. The year end number is shown to represent the financial year. For example the year 1 July 2010 to 30 June 2011 is shown as the financial year 2011.
Funder
The government agency that is providing the funding.
MOE
Ministry of Education
MOH
Ministry of Health
MOJ
Ministry of Justice
MSD
Ministry of Social Development.
MYD
Ministry of Youth Development – administered by the Ministry of Social Development.
Non DOE
Non departmental operating expenditure - funding to be passed on from a government agency to other people or organisations to provide services.
Per capita
The funded amount divided by the number of people usually resident in an area, according to Census population data.
Provider
An organisation that provides services on behalf of a government organisation.
PTS
Parenting Through Separation
QuickStats
A link to Statistics New Zealand website giving information about New Zealanders and a range of details about their lives, including their families and households, housing, education and incomes.
RJ
Restorative Justice
Sensitive – withheld
Information will be shown as 'sensitive – withheld' if the provider is delivering sensitive services, or if displaying the information would compromise the safety of the people who use the service.
Service provider
An organisation that provides services on behalf of a government organisation.
Service type
A general description of the type of service provided.
Social need (in provider box)
The need within a community that the service is aiming to meet.
Territorial Authority
The district or city council in an area.
VS
Victim Support
WI or W&I
Work and Income – a service of the Ministry of Social Development.