Inspiring all New Zealanders to lead healthier lives

Learn about our work

We work to reduce

alcohol-related harm

Recent research

Te Oranga Hinengaro: Māori Mental Wellbeing

Recent campaign

Just Ask. Just Listen.

Nau mai whakatau mai ki Te Hiringa Hauora.

Kia ora, welcome to the Health Promotion Agency.

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of NZers could identify at least two sources for where to get help for depression (up from 51% in 2016) See pg. 19 of 2017/18 Annual Report
at-risk gamblers checked their gambling (up from 10,571 in 2016/17). See pg. 25 of 2017/18 Annual Report
of adults accept others who say no to a drink (up from 33% in 2012/13). See pg. 14 of 2017/18 Annual Report

Why work at HPA?

HPA’s work is varied and challenging. It offers real opportunities to make a difference to the health and wellbeing of all New Zealanders.

We are innovative and encourage an open and inclusive team culture where individuals and their contributions are valued.  

Our staff work across a range of programme areas through research and evaluation, policy and advice, marketing and communication, health education, digital solutions, and strategic relationships. A corporate services team supports this work.