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Strive for something of great value!

Independent review, Policy, New Zealand, Law, Employment, Rights, Contract


In our working lives, we have seen how people get reduced by processes. It’s not deliberate.

But it’s pervasive.

Staff, customers, clients and management are all affected.

We want to achieve something different with people at the heart.

Policy, New Zealand, Law, Employment, Rights, Contract


It's hard to operate and keep up with changing regulations and standards. It can be challenging to achieve consistency across the workforce.

We know it, we've been there.

We want to make compliance and workforce communication easier.


Policy, New Zealand, Law, Employment, Rights, Contract


The same problems can keep recurring. Yet, organisations often avoid, minimise or reframe it rather than deal with it. We know it's easy to get locked in.

Fresh eyes and an independent review can be the game changer.

We review situations to help organisations be brave and free. 


Lu McGregor, Policy, New Zealand, Law, Employment, Rights, Contract
Lu McGregor
Kendra Beri

Meet the Directors of The Policy Place

Kendra's bio includes a law qualification, a masters degree and training in mediation and coaching. She is an experienced manager and has worked in areas like child protection, human rights and management in Australia and Aotearoa. She's passionate about a fairer and future-fit world and loves a good challenge.

Lu has a diverse social service background. She has worked a lot with youth, women and domestic violence services and chaired the Board for Match Social Housing in Brisbane for a number of years.  She has significant experience working with standards, accreditation and contracting across community and government contexts. She's a capricorn and wicked with the details.