Our health and disability system is transforming to support all New Zealanders to live longer and have the best possible quality of life.
The Pae Ora | Healthy Futures Strategies set the direction for a system that is equitable, accessible, cohesive and people-centred.
The Ministry of Health is responsible for funding, monitoring and ensuring the sector is compliant with accountability expectations.
Information on key organisations and people in New Zealand’s health and disability system.
Information on claims, provider payments and entitlements is now available from Te Whatu Ora.
The guide to eligibility for publicly funded health and disability services in New Zealand is now available from Te Whatu Ora.
The Minister of Health has statutory responsibility for appointment of members to a range of statutory authorities.
Page last updated: 11 July 2023