We publish a range of reports, submissions, corporate documents and media releases.
Most children and young people say they are experiencing wellbeing, but some are facing significant challenges
26 Feb 2019
‘What makes a good life?’ is a report from the Office of the Children’s Commissioner and Oranga Tamariki drawing together the voices of more than 6000 children and young people.
What Makes a Good Life?
26 Feb 2019
100,000 kiwi kids to benefit every week from smoking ban
9 Feb 2019
The announcement this morning by Associate Minister of Health, the Hon. Jenny Salesa, that cabinet has supported legislation to ban smoking in cars where there are children and young people under 18 p
Submission on The Child and Youth Wellbeing Strategy
11 Jan 2019
A submission from the Office of the Children's Commissioner on the Child and Youth Wellbeing Strategy.
Child Poverty Reduction Act: “An historic cause for celebration”
18 Dec 2018
Children’s Commissioner Andrew Becroft says the passing of the Child Poverty Reduction legislation third reading today is “an historic cause for celebration”.
OCC Newsletter: December 2018
17 Dec 2018
The last newsletter for 2018. Meri Kirihimete from the Office of the Children's Commissioner!