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Media centre

Welcome to the Ministry of Justice media centre. The media centre brings together useful information for reporters working on justice sector stories.

Contact details

For media enquiries relating to the Ministry, policy, courts and tribunals, collections, Waitangi Tribunal and Māori Land Court, please email or contact:

Antony Paltridge
Team Leader Media and External Relations
Phone: (04) 918 8980 or 027 689 0667

Matt Torbit
Senior Media Adviser
Phone: (04) 04 918 8836 or 021 636 416

Jimmy Ellingham
Media Adviser
Phone: (04) 494 9967 or 027 474 4539

For non-media enquiries, please phone (04) 918 8800.

Office of Treaty Settlements

For enquiries relating to settlements of historical Treaty of Waitangi claims being negotiated with the Crown:

Phone: (04) 494 9800


For enquiries relating to the judiciary, please contact:

Neil Billington
Senior Judicial Communications Adviser
Phone: (04) 496 3980 or 027 233 7825

Other core justice-sector agencies

You should direct enquiries relating to other justice sector issues to the responsible agency. These are: