In accordance with its Strategic Plan, the New Zealand Nurses Organisation (NZNO) actively works towards improved health outcomes for all peoples of Aotearoa New Zealand. One of the ways we do this is by making submissions on health- and social policy-related issues.

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Oral submissions TPPA

The president and Kaiwhakahaere of the New Zealand Nurses Organisation made  oral submissions in support of NZNO’s written submission (below) to the Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade Select Committee on the International Treaty Examination of the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPPA).

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Ministry of Health Secure Dementia Unit Design

The New Zealand Nurses Organisation made a submission to the Ministry of Health Health and the University of Auckland School of Nursing about the Secure Dementia Unit Design Reference Guide.

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Substance Addiction (Compulsory Assessment and Treatment) Bill

The New Zealand Nurses Organisation made a submission to the Health Committee on the Substance Addiction(Compulsory Assessment and Treatment) Bill.

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ACC Appeal Changes

The New Zealand Nurses Organisation made a submission to the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment on the consultation on  proposed ACC Appeal changes.  

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Draft Organisational Healthy Food and Drink Policy

The New Zealand Nurses Organisation made a submission to the National District Health Board Food and Drink Network on their draft Organisational Healthy Food Policy.

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Review of the Code for Advertising to Children and the Children's Code for Advertising Food

The New Zealand Nurses Organisation made a submission to the Advertising Standards Authority on the Review of the Code of Advertising to Children and the Children's Code for Advertising Food. 

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Adult Asthma Quick Reference Guide

Te Rūnanga o Aotearoa, New Zealand Nurses Organisation made a submission to the Asthma Foundation New Zealand on the Adult Asthma Quick Reference Guide.

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Children's Workforce Core Competencies: Draft Framework

The New Zealand Nurses Organsiation made a submission to Health Workforce New Zealand on the Children's Workforce Core Competencies: Draft Framework consultation document.  

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Medsafe: Medicines Data Sheet

The New Zealand Nurses Organisation made a submission to Medsafe on the Guideline on the Regulation of Therapeutic Products in New Zealand - Part 10: Requirements for information for prescribers and consumers (Edition 7.0)

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