Past Submissions

Friday, 31 January 2020 Issue Area: Other

This omnibus bill, which repeals the State Sector Act 1988 and makes a small number of related amendments to the Public Finance Act 1989, provides a modern legislative framework for achieving a more adaptive and collaborative Public Service by expanding the types of agencies that comprise the Public Service, unified by a common purpose, ethos, and strengthened leadership arrangements. 

Friday, 17 January 2020 Issue Area: Other

The Ministry of Health is currently seeking feedback on proposed draft revisions to the Guidelines for the Mental Health (Compulsory Assessment and Treatment) Act 1992.

Due 17th Jan 2020

Friday, 17 January 2020 Issue Area: Other

The Budget Policy Statement (BPS) sets out the Government's priorities for the 2020 Budget.

Monday, 4 November 2019 Issue Area: Other

The Global strategy to reduce the harmful use of alcohol, negotiated and agreed by WHO Member States in 2010 (Resolution WHA63.13), 

Thursday, 31 October 2019 Issue Area: Well Child

Ngā Pou Whakaaro, or Whānau Listening Posts, are now open for submissions.

Wednesday, 30 October 2019 Issue Area: Other

This bill proposes new requirements for:
- the Government to report annually on its wellbeing objectives in the Budget
- the Treasury to report periodically on the state of wellbeing in New Zealand.
Submissions close 30th October, 2019

Thursday, 17 October 2019 Issue Area: Other

The Ministry for the Environment (MfE) has released this discussion document that sets out proposals to stop the degradation of waterways and restore them to a healthy state.