Defence Human Resources

Defence Human Resources (DHR) provides a consolidated Human Resources support organisation for Defence, and is the single point of accountability for selected HR functions within NZDF.  

DHR Directorates include Personnel Capability Development, Personnel Capability Service Delivery, Career and Performance Management, Training and Education, and Human Resources Service Centre.

DHR is responsible for the coordination and management of HR services such as psychology services, recruitment, welfare services and chaplaincy at NZDF camps, bases and communities, developing and monitoring the overall strategic direction for personnel capability management, and setting up a Career and Performance Management Centre of Expertise.

DHR also provides centralised administration services through the Human Resources Service Centre, and is responsible for training and education.

Additional DHR-related information can be found at:

This page was last reviewed on 28 June 2016.