The Ministry of Education is the Government’s lead advisor on the New Zealand education system, shaping direction for sector agencies and providers.

We shape an education system that delivers equitable and excellent outcomes.

We develop strategic policy for and deliver services to the education sector.

We undertake education research and analysis and monitor education sector capability and viability.

This involves coordination with other sector and government agencies and forums and some cross-sector work programmes.


Click here to learn more about the Ministry of Education / Te Tāhuhu o te Mātauranga.