Implementing the operating model

Cabinet papers about the new Oranga Tamariki tamaiti-centred operating model to transform our service response to Aotearoa New Zealand's most at-risk tamariki and rangatahi.


The 9 Cabinet papers and associated minutes seek agreement to policy direction and implementation of the Oranga Tamariki operating model, which helped to inform Budget 2019 decisions.

They include:

  • A suite of 6 Cabinet papers on 'Transforming our Response to Children and Young People' (October 2018).
  • An earlier Cabinet paper on 'The Future Direction of the Intensive Intervention Function for Oranga TamarikiMinistry for Children' (May 2018).
  • 2 additional Cabinet papers that followed on from the suite of 6: 'Children's teams' and 'Pre-Commitment Funding' (November 2018).

Published: February 6, 2019 · Updated: July 26, 2023