Asking for a decision to be reconsidered

The Secretary for Justice can reconsider and change a decision, in some circumstances.

If you wish to ask the Secretary to reconsider a decision, you should write to the Secretary explaining in detail why you consider it should be reconsidered. The Secretary may appoint an independent reviewer to assist with a reconsideration.

By post (no stamp required) to:
Att: Secretary for Justice
Ministry of Justice
SX10088
Wellington

or by email to:
wiped@justice.govt.nz