Pacific Provider Development Fund Commissioning Framework

Closed 9 Apr 2021

Opened 10 Mar 2021


The Ministry of Health is seeking your views on the process, and its associated documents, developed for the Pacific Provider Development Funds (PPDF) from 2021/22. 

The process follows on the recommendations from the review of PPDF conducted in 2018.  A full copy of the PPDF review can be accessed at Review of the Ministry of Health Pacific Provider Development Fund 2018.

In line with the recommendations from the Review, the Ministry wants to develop a process to distribute PPDF that:

  • is fair and transparent
  • is flexible
  • meets the needs of Pacific health providers
  • will benefit Pacific communities receiving health services
  • is high trust
  • is long term.

You can provide feedback in one of two ways.

1. Online consultation

With this online consultation, you can complete your submission over a number of sessions and save it as you go.

If you select the ‘Save and come back later’ button at the bottom of any question page, you will receive an email with a unique link that will let you return to edit and submit your response. You can share this link with your friends or colleagues if you need them to contribute to or review the submission. Once you have completed your submission, you will be sent a PDF copy for your records.

Select the 'Online Survey' link at the bottom of this page to begin your submission.

2. Word document template

You can also submit your feedback by downloading and completing the Submission form (Word, 51 KB). Send the completed template to

The closing date for submissions is 9 April 2021.

The layout of this consultation

This consultation document consists of the following documents:

Each document will be utilised as part of the PPDF application process.

In addition to the documents which form part of the consultation, FAQs (which do not form part of the consultation, but provide additional relevant information are also included).


  • Consultation Fono - South Island - Dunedin

    From 18 Mar 2021 at 11:30 to 18 Mar 2021 at 14:00

    Consultation Fono for South Island Pacific Health providers.


    Pacific Trust Otago
    350 South Road

  • Consultation Fono - Midlands - Taupo

    From 22 Mar 2021 at 11:00 to 22 Mar 2021 at 13:30

    Consultation Fono for Midlands region Pacific Health providers.

  • Consultation Fono - Wellington - Porirua

    From 23 Mar 2021 at 12:00 to 23 Mar 2021 at 14:30

    Consultation Fono for Wellington Region Pacific Health providers.


    Pacific Health Plus
    10 Bedford Court
    Cannons Creek

  • Consultation Fono - Auckland - Manukau

    From 26 Mar 2021 at 11:30 to 26 Mar 2021 at 14:00

    Consultation Fono for Auckland Region Pacific Health providers.


    14 Fair Mall


  • Health sector


  • Pacific health