The National Care Standards clearly set out what children and young people can expect while they’re in care, and what caregivers can expect when they have children in their care.
- An initial Cabinet paper seeking agreement to the policy proposals to be included in the National Care Standards.
- A second Cabinet paper seeking final agreement for the Oranga Tamariki (National Care Standards and Related Matters) Regulations 2018 to be submitted to the Executive Council for approval.
- The Regulatory Impact Assessment setting out the Ministry’s advice on the impact analysis of the regulatory proposals.
The Care Standards came into force in July 2019.
Published: October 31, 2018 · Updated: July 8, 2020