Office for Seniors (New Zealand)


Better Later Life – He Oranga Kaumātua 2019 to 2034

The areas of focus in this strategy reflect what many people said were important for a better later life – having an adequate income and a place to live, feeling socially connected, being able to get around in their community and having access to affordable...

Better later life – He Oranga Kaumātua 2019 to 2034

This draft strategy has been released for public consultation. This strategy recognises that New Zealand needs to take a fresh look at what can be done to make sure the country has the right policies in place for their ageing population.
Discussion paper

Developing a new strategy to prepare for an ageing population: discussion document

The population is getting older. The next generation of older people will live longer, be healthier, more skilled and more educated. They are much more likely to remain in the workforce – and to want to. This discussion document has been released seeking community input...