Make a Submission

Chair of the Royal Commission of Inquiry into Historical Abuse in State Care, Sir Anand Satyanand invites you to submit your comments on any aspect of the draft Terms of Reference.

He is particularly interested in your views on:

  • the Purpose of the Royal Commission of Inquiry
  • the Scope of the Royal Commission of Inquiry
  • a suitable reference to the Treaty of Waitangi
  • the dates within which the Inquiry should consider people’s experiences of abuse and neglect
  • what constitutes state care
  • any other matters you want the Inquiry to consider

We welcome your views on the draft Terms of Reference.

Submissions close on Monday 30th April 2018.

Please tell us if you want your submission to remain confidential.

Email: abuseinstatecare@royalcommission.govt.nz

Or if you prefer, you can make a submission by:

Post: PO Box 10071, The Terrace Wellington, 6143

Free Phone: 0800 222 727 from 8:30am Tuesday 3rd April

What happens to my submission?

The Royal Commission will not be responding to individual submissions however the final report will be made publically available.

Please tell us if you want your submission to remain confidential.