#forabetterNZ

New Zealand should be the fairest, most decent society in the world. And we can get there together by focussing on the positive things that really matter to Kiwi families. Labour will put people first. We’ll make sure there are more affordable homes, that there are more secure jobs with higher wages, and that our kids get the best start.

 

Our values

  • Family

    We’ll make sure all Kiwi kids get the best start in life. Our policies will give parents more time to be parents and will empower young people to succeed at school and out in our communities.
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  • Work

    Labour’s Economic Upgrade policy package will deliver better jobs and higher incomes for all New Zealanders - as we move to a cleaner, smarter, and higher-value economy.
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  • Home

    Everyone should have the chance to own their own home but home ownership rates are the lowest they’ve been in 50 years. We’ll restore this Kiwi dream by making home ownership and rent more affordable.
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Latest news

  • Megan Woods - adapting to a new environment

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    Thirteen might be unlucky for some but not for Megan Woods, who has moved up the party rankings to the thirteenth slot in the recent shadow portfolio allocations.

    Having previously been Labour spokesperson for Tertiary Education and associate spokesperson for Science and Innovation, the Wigram MP is now Labour’s spokesperson for the Environment and Climate Change.

  • Andrew Little - taking it all in his stride

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    Andrew Little rocketed out of the traps in his first fortnight in office, including landing repeated blows on the Prime Minister over his office’s dealings with attack blogger Cameron Slater and calling for the State Services Commissioner to step down. 

    That was alongside allocating shadow portfolios, giving a host of interviews and spearheading plans for a Future of Work Commission to work with New Zealanders to develop long-term policies for creating new jobs.