Te Ara Ha Ora regularly contributes submissions to Local Government and Parliamentary Select Committees to influence decisions around tobacco control. Check out our latest submissions:

New Zealand Parliament - Making a submission to a Parliamentary Select Committee

This link will give you information on how to make your own submission on a subject you are passionate about. Additionally it provides a chart that explains how the process of submissions can help to influence government legislation.

New Zealand Parliament - Parliament TV

You can watch live parliamentary debates on important issues on the link below. Hearing what thoughts politicians have on different kaupapa can help you to write your submission in a manner which will gain their support.