We publish a range of reports, submissions, corporate documents and media releases.
Children's Commissioner's Views on Priorities for Children in New Zealand
20 Mar 2020
This is the report that our Office submitted to the United Nations Committee on the Rights of the Child in March 2020.
Submission: Education and Training Bill
10 Mar 2020
The Education and Training Bill (the Bill) is a culmination of two years of reviews, including advice from the Tomorrow’s Schools Review Taskforce and Kōrero Mātauranga – a national consultation on th
Royal Commission of Inquiry into Abuse in Care
7 Nov 2019
Submission from the Children's Commissioner, presented to the Royal Commission of Inquiry into Abuse in Care, which is looking into what happened to children, young people and vulnerable adults in car
Submission: Implementing the Health and Safety at Work Act 2015
4 Oct 2019
This submission is from the Children's Convention Monitoring Group (CMG), which is convened by the Office of the Children's Commissioner.
Position brief: It's time to stop criminalising children under 14
2 Oct 2019
We should raise the age of criminal responsibility from 10 to a minimum of 14 years old.
Submission: Civics and Citizenship Education
26 Sep 2019
Feedback on discussion documents: Teaching and Learning Guide, Exemplar and Progression Tables.