Education Act Changes

The new legislation comes into effect on 19 May 2017.

We have created an overview of these changes.


NZSTA will continue to update you with factsheets, newsletters and through our website. 

You can call 0800 782 435 or email


Memorandum of Understanding with DIA

In 2004 NZSTA and the Department of Internal Affairs (DIA) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on processes to promote co-operation and co-ordination between the parties to ensure the safety of children in schools. That document and other resources are available below.


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