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

What kids say about education and achievement


1 Nov 2016

In term 4, 2016, we received perspectives and feedback about schooling and the education system from 554 primary and secondary school students aged 8 to 18 from nine schools.

October 2016 Newsletter


7 Oct 2016

Childrens Commissioner Priorities 2016

Children's Commissioner's 2016 Priorities

Corporate documents

1 Sep 2016

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Briefing for Incoming Commissioner

Corporate documents

1 Aug 2016

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Children riding bikes on footpaths


1 Aug 2016

A Select Committe submission on a petition to allow children to ride bikes on footpaths - which most seem to do without knowing it's illegal. We asked children what they had to say on this topic

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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