Budget Day and the Budget process may appear strange to the casual observer. 1News explains what it's all about.
Part of the funding will be used to expand support for children and teens across the country.
A new scrap-and-replace scheme for people to move to EVs and a nationalised curbside waste collection service is part of a significant $2.9b investment into tackling climate change.
The Finance Minister has defended the Government's upcoming investment in health and climate change amid high inflation.
Prevention of family and sexual violence Minister Marama Davidson announced the pre-Budget boost that will be rolled out over four years.
Analysts are at odds over whether the Budget will do enough to help those struggling with rising costs.
A Hawke’s Bay timber company noticed staff were needing days off work due to dental pain.
The Government is investing another $230 million into trades training and extending its support for trades training programmes.
It would also reverse various efforts to curb climate change, freeze the minimum wage and abolish various government agencies.
As part of Budget 2022, the Government is improving access to driver licensing testing and training.
The Finance Minister said the new debt cap would "ensure New Zealand maintains some of the lowest Government debt in the world".
National wants to adjust the three bottom income tax thresholds to account for inflation.