Code of Ethics

Code of Ethics Update - Consultation

A DRAFT dapaanz revised Code of Ethics is now available for your review and comment. Please click here.

Please read the updated DRAFT Code of Ethics and follow this link to complete a short anonymous survey. The survey will close at 5PM 20 February 2020. 

Key updates to the draft Code of Ethics include:

  • It is underpinned by tikanga Māori

  • The language is updated

  • It aims to be relevant to all dapaanz members and reflect the diversity in the workforce, including the growing peer workforce.

Your feedback is important – we warmly encourage you to participate. Dapaanz will finalise the revised Code of Ethics in consideration of all feedback and expects to have a revised Code completed around the end of March 2020.

Please contact dapaanz ( if you have any questions.
Ngā mihi,
Sue Paton
Executive Director