Standards of Care

Standards of Care

The Standards of Care for Women Requesting Abortion in Aotearoa New Zealand document was written to ensure all women in New Zealand have access to abortion services that are of a uniformly high quality.

Standards of Care for Women Requesting Abortion in Aotearoa New Zealand [PDF, 450 KB]

Appendices [PDF, 2.8 MB]

Women accessing abortion services should expect to be treated in accordance with the standards set out in this document.

The Standards of Care document was developed by a Standards Committee appointed by the Abortion Supervisory Committee.