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McHale Group Ltd is an independent, specialist assurance practice offering tailored assurance and advisory solutions to the New Zealand public sector.

Our focus is on providing practical, real-time comfort and confidence to public sector entities in the following areas:

  • Acting as a Probity Auditor, Probity Advisor – we specialise in the supply of public sector probity services.
  • Procurement and contract management audits and reviews.
  • Project assurance, health checks, and IQA over major public sector infrastructure, IT, change, and health projects.
  • Specialist procurement, probity and project expertise to internal audit teams.
  • We work collaboratively and in partnership with our clients.
  • We are wholly New Zealand owned and are New Zealand’s only specialist niche provider of public sector assurance and internal audit services.

McHale Group only works for public sector organisations. We value our true independence.

Happy Birthday McHale Group

We are delighted to have reached the 10 year Anniversary of our wholly NZ-owned business. Since we began in 2007 we have been engaged by the majority of public sector organisations in Wellington, Auckland, Christchurch, and other parts of NZ. The team are looking forward to our 20th Anniversary in 2027!

McHale Group announces the Trade Mark certification of our unique McHale Probity Confirmation® process. New Zealand’s first and original confirmation process provides enhanced probity comfort to the integrity of public sector procurement processes audited and reviewed by McHale Group.

Announcement of McHale Group Appointment to AoG Consultancy Services Solution Panel

McHale Group – Public Sector Assurance, is pleased to announce our appointment to the All of Government (AoG) Consultancy Services Panel solution for Business and Finance – Tranche 1 in the Audit Services (including Probity Services), Assurance Services, Procurement sub-categories.

We solely focus on supplying independent public sector audit and assurance services to all our clients. Appointment to this panel will enable McHale Group to continue providing our services and for our public sector clients to have even easier access to our people and services. Under the new arrangements we look forward to delivering our flagship service offerings; Probity Services, Independent Quality Assurance (IQA), Internal Audit, and Procurement Advisory.

More information on the AoG Consultancy Services solution is available here

Track Record

New Zealand Transport Agency – McHale Group recently acted as Probity Auditor on the completed procurement process for the Transmission Gully Public Private Partnership (“PPP”) Project – New Zealand’s first road construction and operation PPP Project.

Latest News

Sound, recent advice from the UK Competition and Markets Authority on good practice in deterring bid rigging in public sector tender processes:
Click here to download the pdf

Announcement of McHale Group Appointment to the Government Chief Information Officer Assurance Services Sub-panel

McHale Group – Public Sector Assurance, is pleased to announce our appointment to the Government Chief Information Officer (GCIO) Assurance Services Sub-Panel for the delivery of Independent Quality Assurance (IQA) services for Information Communications and Technology-enabled projects and programmes across Government.

We solely focus on supplying independent public sector audit and assurance services to all our clients. Appointment to this panel will enable McHale Group to continue providing our services and for our public sector clients to have even easier access to our people and services. Under the new arrangements we look forward to delivering our IQA service offerings.

Our team specialises in:

  • Independent probity services; probity audits, probity advice, probity assurance, probity health checks.
  • Procurement and contract management audits and advice.
  • Project assurance and health checks, IQA over major public sector infrastructure, IT, change, and health projects.
  • Specialist procurement, probity and project expertise to internal audit teams.

Our Newsletter

If you would like a copy of our current Client Newsletter, please contact us on info@mchalegroup.co.nz