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Contributions made by children and young people should be recognised for their value and merit and given due consideration in decision making.

All agencies whose work affects children and young people are encouraged to involve them in decision making.

The Commissioner provides information for agencies that are planning to involve children and young people in their work and decision making.


DigiMe: What can adults learn from children?

The Commissioner's office asked children and young people to create digital avatars and share their views.

Participation Guidelines

The Commissioner has developed guidelines to assist organisations to listen to and involve children and young people in decision making.

Child Impact Assessment Form

A template to guide organisations in undertaking child impact assessments.

Child Impact Assessment Guidelines

Considering children and young people in decision making.

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