14 govt websites down after failed IT upgrade

14 govt websites down after failed IT upgrade

MED says websites such as Companies office and Consumer Affairs will be down until midday Wednesday

Fourteen government websites – including companies office, radio spectrum and consumer affairs - are down following a failed IT upgrade on Saturday.

A notice on the Ministry of Economic Development website says the outage occured during preparation work to upgrade the servers hosting the websites.

The notice advises the websites will be unavailable until at least midday Wednesday September 28.

The websites are:


Companies Office

Consumer Affairs

Financial Service Providers Register (FSPR)


Government Procurement Solutions

Insolvency and Trustee Service

Intellectual Property Office (IPONZ)

Motor Vehicle Traders Register

New Zealand Petroleum & Minerals

Personal Property Securities Register (PPSR)

Radio Spectrum Management

Societies and Trusts


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