The PHA is actively involved in influencing public health policy. One way we do this by making submissions to Select Committees, government departments and/or other government bodies to encourage sensible and effective public health legislation and policy.
Our recent submissions are linked below.
Child & Youth Wellbeing Strategy, December 2018
Letter to Minister for Food Safety on Mandatory pregnancy warning labels on packaged alcoholic beverages, October 2018
Indicators Aotearoa New Zealand, September 2018
Health (Fluoridation of Drinking Water) Amendment Bill, February 2017
Proposal to ban plastic microbeads in personal care products, February 2017
Policy options for the regulation of e-cigarettes, September 2016