We are the focal point in government on disability issues. We are working toward a vision of New Zealand being a non-disabling society - a place where disabled people have an equal opportunity to achieve their goals and aspirations.

Kiwi Access Card launched by Hospitality NZ

The Kiwi Access Card, which replaces the 18+ Card as a form of ID for people without a drivers licence or passport, has been launched by Hospitality NZ.
Employment & economic security
Choice & control

Disability Action Plan 2019-2022: workshops

What should be in the new Disability Action Plan 2019-2022? The ODI and the Disabled Peoples Organisations Coalition are holding meetings to hear your ideas. You can also share your ideas online, until 5pm Monday 25 February.
Rights protection & justice
Choice & control

These outcome areas will contribute to achieving the vision of the New Zealand Disability Strategy.