Remove GST from female sanitary products in NZ

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In New Zealand women can expect to pay $2400 in GST on sanitary products during their life time. They are classed as a luxury goods and that is simply not the case, women have no control over this natural bodily function.

Almost a quarter of those who took part in a KidsCan survey said they had missed school due to their period before and 53.1% said they had found it difficult to access sanitary items due to cost at some point.