The NZMA makes a large number of submissions every year on a wide range of topics, mainly in response to Ministry of Health and other health agency discussion documents, and government bills. The following is a list of submissions, from the most recent to those dating back to 2009.

Statement on Conducting Medical Assessments for Third Parties

Submission to the Medical Council of New Zealand


Proposals for a Smokefree Aotearoa 2025 Action Plan

Submission to the Ministry of Health


Medical Aspects of Fitness to Drive: A Guide for Health Practitioners

Submission to NZ Transport Agency Waka Kotahi


Draft revised version of the International Code of Medical Ethics

Submission to the World Medical Association


Sunscreen (Product Safety Standard) Bill

Submission to the Parliamentary Health Select Committee


Contraception, Sterilisation, and Abortion (Safe Areas) Amendment Bill

Submission to the Parliamentary Health Select Committee


Pharmac decision criteria proposal for change

A submission to Pharmac


Review of statement on a doctor’s duty to help in a medical emergency

Submission to the Medical Council of New Zealand


Consultation on proposed Council fees and disciplinary levy

Submission to the Medical Council of New Zealand


Climate Action for Aotearoa: 2021 Draft Advice for Consultation

Submission to the Climate Change Commission


Proposal to fully fund Mercilon 28 for oral contraception

Submission to PHARMAC


Smokefree Environments and Regulated Products Act 1990 Proposals for Regulations

Submission to the Ministry of Health


Changes to advisory committees

Submission to PHARMAC


Land Transport (Drug Driving) Amendment Bil

Submission to the Transport and Infrastructure Committee


Funding criteria for rosuvastatin

Submission to PHARMAC