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The following documents are being proactively released in response to a large number of Official Information Act requests for details around the Kahukura initiative, which was approved for funding from the Proceeds of Crime Fund;
Kahukura initial proposal to the fund
Kahukura detailed proposal to the fund
Proceeds of Crime Fund – Round...
We want to hear what you think of the six proposals to make Aotearoa New Zealand safer for everyone
The Government is reviewing our adoption laws to make sure they meet the needs of Aotearoa New Zealand in 2021 and beyond.
The Ministry of Justice is reviewing the RJ service, to ensure that the service remains an appropriate and flexible justice mechanism for New Zealanders.
Ashburton District Court will be closed Monday 31 May and Tuesday 1 June due to the State of Emergency that has been invoked in Ashburton.
Budget 2021 invests $348.545m over 5 years in initiatives that will improve access to justice and support improvements in wellbeing.
The online survey will help to shape Aotearoa’s National Strategy and Action Plans.
A new study by the Ministry’s research team titled Māori and Victimisation in Aotearoa/New Zealand has found that Māori are more victimised than any other ethnic group in Aotearoa New Zealand, with poor socio-economic conditions a contributing cause.The study results are based on the Ministry's New Zealand Crime and Victims...
The latest statistics on criminal charges and convictions have just been published
Modernised videos about jury service have been made to better inform jurors about the experience
Recruitment begins this week for Kaiārahi - Family Court Navigator roles in the Family Court.
New Zealand is to join the Council of Europe Convention on Cybercrime.
The Māori Land Court has introduced new services to support Māori land owners and their whānau to connect to and use their whenua.
Our Ministry website is now a shielded site so people experiencing family violence and sexual violence can safely access the information they need.
The historic Te Kuiti Courthouse will be closed from 2 February to 26 February 2021.
The LGB+ community experiences higher levels of victimisation than the average New Zealand adult.
The Ministry of Justice’s 2019/20 Annual Report has been tabled in Parliament.
The Ministry will no longer be processing incoming or outgoing cheques from 31 May 2021.
Information packs for Protection Orders are now being used in both the Family Court and Criminal Court.
Most courts and tribunals will be closed during the holiday period.