Release of Ministerial decision-making documents

We proactively release Cabinet papers and material the Minister of Health and Associate Ministers take to Cabinet, along with associated Cabinet minutes. This is in line with Cabinet Office circular CO(18)4 – Proactive Release of Cabinet Material. In some instances we may include additional information of public interest alongside the Cabinet material.

We aim to make this information available as soon as possible.

Note: Cabinet material relating to COVID-19 is available on the Unite against COVID-19 website.

Ministerial decision-making documents – by date

Documents are listed by Cabinet decision date. Please note some documents have been redacted in line with the Official Information Act 1982.

2022 releases View by year:
Publication date Topic
22 June 2022 Information regarding COVID-19 vaccinated individuals
07 June 2022 Classifying Substances under the Misuse of Drugs Act 1975
07 June 2022 Managing and measuring the health and disability system through public reporting
07 June 2022 Misuse of Drugs Order 2022 and Misuse of Drugs Amendment Regulations 2022
30 May 2022 Endorsement of Improving Dementia Mate Wareware Services in Aotearoa New Zealand Action Plan
19 May 2022 Decision to proceed with a booster programme for the COVID-19 Vaccine and Immunisation Programme
19 May 2022 Integrating our immunisation approach and providing population protection against vaccine preventable diseases in 2022
17 May 2022 Implementation of COVID-19 Pfizer paediatric vaccine for children
06 May 2022 Misuse of Drugs (DSCSP) Regulations 2022
06 May 2022 Regulations to support a licensing scheme for drug checking
11 April 2022 Expanding Access and Choice of Primary Mental Health and Addiction Support: August 2019 Progress Report
11 April 2022 Improving mental health services for children in Canterbury and Kaikōura
11 April 2022 Mental health and addiction implementation stock-take
05 April 2022 Decision to use the COVID-19 Pfizer vaccine for children aged 12 to 15 years
16 March 2022 Release of Interim Report: Independent Panel Reviewing Pharmac
15 March 2022 Health Sector Agreements and Payments Transformation Update
11 March 2022 Quarterly Mental Health Report to Cabinet Priorities Committee: Quarter 1 2021/22
01 March 2022 COVID-19 Public Health Response Amendment Bill (No 2)
01 March 2022 Requiring High Risk Work in the Health and Disability Sector to be Undertaken by Vaccinated Workers
27 January 2022 Kia Manawanui Aotearoa – Long-term pathway to mental wellbeing
25 January 2022 Discussion document: Transforming our mental health law
10 January 2022 Cabinet material relating to the regulation of the Chinese medicine profession as a health profession under the Health Practitioners Competence Assurance Act 2003
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