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

VIDEO: In My Mind: The Early Years


8 Oct 2017

The Children's Commissioner was interviewed for a programme around men's mental health.

2017 Mai World Culture Report

Child and youth voices on their positive connections to culture in Aotearoa


22 Sep 2017

Engaging children and young people in matters that affect them. During 2017, we sought the views of over 1000 children and young people on their positive connections to culture.

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VIDEO: Kia Ora Te Reo - Te Wiki o te Reo Māori 2017


11 Sep 2017

Message from the Children's Commissioner to mark Māori Language Week 2017

VIDEO: NEXT Foundation - Is It All Won Or Lost By The Fifth Birthday?


30 Jun 2017

Judge Becroft gave a presentation to the NEXT Foundation on the importance of helping children effectively in the early years.

SPE 2017 18 cover

Statement of Performance Expectations 2017 - 18

Corporate documents

30 Jun 2017

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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