Changes to the Children, Young Persons and Their Families Act

01 July 2016

Policy and practice guidance has been updated to reflect the changes made to the Children, Young Persons and Their Families Act 1989 which came into effect on 1 July 2016. Follow the quick links below to find the new or updated pages in the Practice Centre.

Towards Independence

New Policy and practice guidance that brings together key expectations when working with mokopuna aged between 15 and 17 years who are in the custody of the chief executive or aged between 15 and 20 years who have left care and return seeking advice and assistance.