Due: Wednesday, 28 April 2021 Issue Area: Other

The Bill provides a regulation-making power to set up safe areas around specific abortion facilities, on a case-by-case basis.

Due: Monday, 31 May 2021 Issue Area: Tobacco

It is a decade since New Zealand adopted the goal to reduce smoking prevalence and tobacco availability to minimal levels, essentially making Aotearoa New Zealand smoke-free by 2025.

Past Submissions

Friday, 16 April 2021 Issue Area: Alcohol and other Drugs

This bill proposes that drivers who fail two consecutive oral fluid tests would incur an infringement penalty, aligned to the drink driving infringement penalty.

Thursday, 1 April 2021 Issue Area: Gambling Harm

Council is proposing to amend the current ‘Sinking Lid’ policy in favour of a ‘Controlled Increase in Venues’ policy, citing an increased opportunity for business growth in the Ōtorohanga District.

Wednesday, 24 March 2021 Issue Area: Other

He Ara Oranga: report of the government inquiry into mental health and addiction found that significant shifts were needed to enable better mental wellbeing outcomes for people. It set out a clear and aspirational vision for the future – mental health and wellbeing for all.

Monday, 22 March 2021 Issue Area: Nutrition and Physical Activity

Have Your Say: Do you know what Auckland Council is planning for sport and recreation in your community?

Monday, 15 March 2021 Issue Area: Tobacco

The Ministry of Health is seeking views on a number of regulatory proposals that will provide the operational detail to help achieve the intent of the new provisions of the Act. That intent is to:

Friday, 12 February 2021 Issue Area: Alcohol and other Drugs

Submission opportunity: Penrose Liquor Warehouse - Penrose Liquor Warehouse Limited, 200 Station Road, Penrose has made an application to the District Licensing Committee at Auckland for the issue of an Off Licence

Wednesday, 13 January 2021 Issue Area: Other

The Ministry of Health and Standards New Zealand are working together with the sector to review standards related to health and disability services.