The NGCC Lead Entity is an independent business unit, hosted at Police national headquarters.

Oversight Ministers for the NGCC Lead Entity are the Minister of Police (Lead Minister); Minister of Finance; Minister of Broadcasting, Communications & Digital Media; and the Minister for Infrastructure.

The Executive Governance Board Independent Chair is accountable to the Lead Minister for the delivery of investment objectives. The Lead Minister ensures the New Zealand Government’s investment objectives are met for programmes under the umbrella of the NGCC Lead Entity. 

The Executive Governance Board is responsible for the strategy, direction and outcomes of the NGCC Lead Entity programmes.