This note is not part of the order, but is intended to indicate its general effect.
This order, which comes into force on 1 April 2015, increases the minimum rates of payment made to persons and organisations in whose charge a child or young person is placed under the Children, Young Persons, and Their Families Act 1989. The rates may be found at http://www.cyf.govt.nz
The increase of 0.51% reflects (as required by section 363(5) of that Act) the annual increase in the New Zealand Consumers Price Index from the December 2013 quarter to the December 2014 quarter (calculated for all quarters using the New Zealand Consumers Price Index (All Groups), excluding cigarettes and other tobacco products).
Date of notification in Gazette: 26 February 2015.
This order is administered by the Ministry of Social Development.