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  1. Incorrect fines and reparation letters

    The Ministry of Justice will be writing to people who have received a letter incorrectly suggesting they may be a person who owes fines or reparation. Every year, the Ministry matches data with Inland Revenue and in the last financial year, more than 2 million people were successfully matched this way....

  2. crownmaorirelations

    Crown/Māori Relations - Our path ahead

    We're holding hui across the country to seek your thoughts and feedback on how the relationship between the Crown and Māori can be made healthier

  3. tile 1 policy advice prize

    Justice wins 2017 best policy advice prize

    Ministry policy analysts have won the top prize from a major independent consultancy firm that ranks government agencies on the quality of their policy advice.

  4. We've made it easier to apply for legal aid

    We’ve made it easier to apply for legal aid

    by Emily Dimock

    We’ve made it easier to apply for legal aid, redeveloping five forms into a simplified one. Thank you to everyone who gave feedback on the old legal aid forms.