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.

Draft revised statement on ending a doctor-patient relationship

Submission to the Medical Council of New Zealand


Draft Wellbeing Outcomes Framework

Submission to the Mental Health and Wellbeing Commission


Revocation and Replacement of the Health Information Privacy Code under the Privacy Act 2020

Submission to the Office of the Privacy Commissioner


Discussion Paper on When Artificial Intelligence is Involved in the Care of Patients

Submission to the Medical Council of New Zealand


COPD Guidelines

Submission to Asthma & Respiratory Foundation New Zealand


Aotearoa New Zealand’s guidance on contraception

Submission to the Ministry of Health


Ethical Framework for Resource Allocation in Times of Scarcity

Submission to the Ministry of Health


Consultation on the Practising Certificate Fee and Disciplinary Levy 2020/2021

Submission to the Medical Council of New Zealand


Proposed Change to Resident Medical Officer Rotation Dates from 2021

Submission to RMO Workforce


Core Performance Standards for Responsible Authorities

Submission to the Ministry of Health


Food (Continuation of Dietary Supplements Regulations) Amendment Bill

Submission to the Primary Production Committee