IHC makes submissions to government to make sure that the interests of people with intellectual disabilities and their families are considered in proposed new laws or policies. We also make submissions on discussion papers, reports and reviews.

Submission to the Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights Fourth Periodic Report of New Zealand

Submission on the Children, Young Persons and Their Families (Oranga Tamariki) Legislation Bill

Joint CCS, DPA and IHC Submission on the Family and Whānau Violence Legislation Bill

IHC submission: Social Security Legislation Rewrite Bill 2016

IHC feedback New Zealand Disability Strategy revision: First public consultation

Joint submission CCS Disability Action, IHC & DPA - Better family violence law review

IHC Submission to the Disabled Children: voluntary out-of-home placement review

Productivity Commission report: More Effective Social Services

IHC Submission on the Ministry of Social Development's Discussion Document: Employment, Participation and Inclusion Services: Draft proposals for changes to vocational services

Read the full submission on the Ministry of Social Development's Discussion document: Employment, Participation and Inclusion Services

Submission to CRPD Committee Discussion Day Right to Education - March 2015

Submission into the Inquiry into the identification and support for students with the significant challenges of dyslexia, dyspraxia, and autism spectrum disorders in primary and secondary schools