Important information about this site

Te Manatū Hauora created this site to gather feedback on specific questions (known as challenges). It is a place where you can share your views on a range of topics which officials at the Ministry are considering.By using this site you should be aware that:

  • You will need to register and be aware of our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy regarding use of your data.
  • We will be moderating ideas and comments in accordance with our Moderation Policy. Submissions that do not adhere to our policy will be rejected.
  • We may publish reports which include summaries or direct comments. Any quotes used will be anonymous.

How do I take part?

To take part, please register by providing a username, your email address and a password.

Once registered you can add new ideas, or comment on and rate existing ideas.

You don't have to comment on everything. Look through the ideas and chat about the things that matter to you. Or add your own idea if you feel something is missing.

Other people will be able to see and respond to your input, and you can see and comment on other people’s ideas as well. We ask you to be thoughtful and fair in these discussions.

About us

Manatū Hauora is the chief steward of the health system, leading health across government. The Ministry works across the health sector to deliver better health outcomes for New Zealanders.

The Ministry’s regulatory responsibilities within the health and disability system include administering legislation and associated regulations.

Our shared vision across the health system is a New Zealand where all people live longer in good health, have improved quality of life, and where there is equity in outcomes between all groups.

The Ministry sets direction and policy for the health system, advises the Government on funding and system settings, regulates the health system, and monitors health outcomes.

This platform is set up for health sector stakeholders to participate and contribute ideas to some of the Ministry's work programmes set out in the challenges below.

Other information

If you want to find out more about our other consultation and engagement activities please visit our Health Consultation Hub.

For more information on Manatū Hauora, visit our website.

If you have a query about this hub please contact us using the 'Contact' link below.