We publish a range of reports, submissions, corporate documents and media releases.
The Children’s Commissioner – now and into the future
1 Jun 2018
The OCC has been thinking about the role of our organisation, how it has developed over the past 30 years, and how it might evolve to be even more effective for children in the future.
Oranga Tamariki Act 1989 - Limiting the use of Police cells
1 Jun 2018
Explanation of why we should limit the use of Police cells to hold young people on remand.
Case study: The Education matters to me series
31 May 2018
An example of child and youth engagement through combined methods: face to face, postcard and survey.
Weaving Our Strengths Forum
24 May 2018
The J R McKenzie Trust and the Office of the Children’s Commissioner held a one-day hui on reducing child poverty and improving child wellbeing.
A budget that takes children seriously
17 May 2018
The Children’s Commissioner, Judge Andrew Becroft, says today’s budget takes children seriously. He welcomes the focus on reducing child poverty, a critical step towards improving child wellbeing.
Submission on National Education Learning Priorities Amendment Bill
13 Apr 2018
This Bill explicitly requires the Minister to consult children when developing the Statement of National Education Learning Priorities