Hon Peeni Henare Associate Minister of Health (Māori Health) An outstanding group
of people with extensive and wide-ranging governance and health experience have been
appointed to lead the Māori Health Authority and Health New Zealand, Health Minister ...
New Zealanders stranded overseas should be allowed to vote in next year’s local
government elections and the 2023 general election, the Green Party said today. “The
reality of this pandemic is lots of people cannot renew their voting rights when ...
Hon Dr Megan Woods Minster for Energy and Resources A key recommendation of an independent
panel to make electricity charges fairer across all households will be put in place,
the Energy and Resources Minister Megan Woods has announced. “Phasing out the regulations ...
As a result of the Delta outbreak, driver licences, Warrants of Fitness (WoFs),
Certificates of Fitness (CoFs), vehicle licences (‘regos’) and licence endorsements
that expired on or after 21 July 2021 will be valid until 30 November 2021, Transport ...
The current lockdown has triggered the largest weekly increase in benefit recipient
numbers since the first lockdown last year, and Child Poverty Action Group is concerned
the Government isn't doing enough to assist affected families. The latest MSD reporting ...
Bay of Plenty District Health Board (BOPDHB) Chair Sharon Shea says it’s time for
New Zealanders to be bold and courageous regarding the potential benefits of the
health sector reform, as her appointment as Māori Health Authority Co-Chair is announced.
The Association of Salaried Medical Specialists Toi Mata Hauora welcomes the appointment
of one of its members to the interim board of Health New Zealand, saying the voice
of frontline clinicians must be heard as the Government pushes forward with sweeping ...
The groups chosen to lead New Zealand’s health system into the future are a blend
of expertise, wisdom and foresight, the New Zealand Medical Association says. NZMA
Chair Dr Alistair Humphrey said he welcomes the news of the Board appointments, and ...