We advocate for the interests, rights and wellbeing of children and young people

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Prohibiting Smoking in Motor Vehicles Carrying Children

Submissions

2 Aug 2019

We told the Health Select Committee about our support for the Smoke-free Environments (Prohibiting Smoking in Motor Vehicles Carrying Children) Amendment Bill


How can we encourage civic engagement amongst the younger generation?

Submissions

16 Jul 2019

Submission from the Children’s Commissioner to the Youth Parliament Social Services Committee on how can we encourage civic engagement amongst the younger generation?


“Second Chance for a revolution in the care and support of children” – Children’s Commissioner

News

28 Jun 2019

When the Oranga Tamariki Act comes fully into effect on 1 July, it sets the scene for a potential revolution in the way Māori children and young people in particular receive care and support.


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Statement of Performance Expectations 2019 - 20

Corporate documents

28 Jun 2019


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Getting It Right: Are We Listening?

Reports

24 Jun 2019

Are we Listening? reports on how well the government is implementing the Children’s Convention, in relation to children’s participation rights. It is the second thematic report in the Children's Conve


What Makes a Good Life?

In October and November 2018, the Office of the Children's Commissioner and Oranga Tamariki - Ministry for Children asked for the views of children and young people on what wellbeing means to them.

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