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Ministerial portfolio


Minister for Seniors
Current Minister:
Hon Ginny Andersen

Responsibilities include advocating for the interests and issues of older people, overseeing the implementation of the Better Later Life - He Oranga Kaumātua 2018 to 2034 strategy, and advocating for policies that protect older people's rights and interests.


The Office for Seniors, a unit in the Ministry of Social Development, provides the administrative support for this portfolio.


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Last updated: 
Thursday, 12 October 2017

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