Education and Training Bill

  • enacted
4 Purpose of Act

The purpose of this Act is to establish and regulate an education system that—


provides New Zealanders and those studying in New Zealand with the skills, knowledge, and aptitudes capabilities that they need to fully participate in the labour market, society, and their communities; and


supports their health, safety, and well-being; and


assures the quality of the education provided and the institutions and educators that provide and support it; and


honours Te Tiriti o Waitangi and supports Māori-Crown relationships.

Compare: 1992 No 55 s 1A; 2018 No 32 ss 12, 80; 1989 No 80 ss 145AAA, 160, 376, 377;