The Inquiry has now been completed.
You can read the Report of the Health Select Committee HERE
Details of the Inquiry
The Health Select Committee is undertaking an investigation into ending one’s life in New Zealand. In order to fully understand public attitudes the committee will consider all the various aspects of the issue, including the social, legal, medical, cultural, financial, ethical, and philosophical implications.
The Committee will investigate:
- The factors that contribute to the desire to end one’s life.
- The effectiveness of services and support available to those who desire to end their own lives.
- The attitudes of New Zealanders towards the ending of one’s life and the current legal situation.
- International experiences.
DOWNLOAD our 8-page pamphlet resource “PROTECT: Caring. Not Killing.”
READ our Written Submission to the Investigation into ending one’s life in NZ (2015)
READ our Oral Submission to the Investigation into ending one’s life in NZ (Nov 2016)
Download Chinese Translation of Pamphlet
Download Korean Translation of Pamphlet