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


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Royal Commission into Historical Abuse - Draft Terms of Reference

Submissions

12 Nov 2018

A submission from the Office of the Children's Commissioner to the Royal Commission of Inquiry, the Royal Commission into Historical Abuse in State Care.


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Submission on Disability and Learning Support Action Plan

Submissions

2 Nov 2018

The Children's Commissioner endorses the Disability and Learning Support Action Plan to improve equity of access to education for children with disabilities


Submission: Free-to-air television time bands

Submissions

1 Aug 2018

The Broadcasting Standards Authority of New Zealand (BSA) is reviewing the time bands for television content. These time bands define what kinds of programmes (i.e. classified general audience, parent


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Third Universal Periodic Review of New Zealand’s Human Rights Performance Submission

Submissions

12 Jul 2018

A submission from the Office of the Children's Commissioner to the Universa


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Oranga Tamariki Act 1989 - Limiting the use of Police cells

Submissions

1 Jun 2018

Explanation of why we should limit the use of Police cells to hold young people on remand.


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Submission on National Education Learning Priorities Amendment Bill

Submissions

13 Apr 2018

This Bill explicitly requires the Minister to consult children when developing the Statement of National Education Learning Priorities