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Budget 2019: ‘Significant and powerful step forward’ – Children’s Commissioner

News

30 May 2019

“Today’s Wellbeing Budget takes seriously the need for a step-change in the way we support the wellbeing of New Zealand children”, says Children’s Commissioner Andrew Becroft.


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Health & Disability System Review

Submissions

30 May 2019

The Health and Disability System Review is being undertaken in 2019 to consider how to make it a fairer, more equitable system.


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Safer viewing online for children and young people

Submissions

26 May 2019

Children, young people and their families should feel safe viewing film and video content regardless of its source. This submission supports the intention of improving the classification system.


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Submission on Future Schooling for New Zealand Children

Submissions

9 Apr 2019

The Office of the Children’s Commissioner has submitted feedback on the Tomorrow’s Schools Review Taskforce’s report that reviewed the compulsory schooling system in New Zealand.


Children’s Commissioner calls for 1 year police pursuit pilot for children and young people

News

15 Mar 2019

The Children's Commissioner is calling for New Zealand Police to implement a 1 year pursuit pilot that would see pursuits involving children and young people drastically reduced.


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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