Nau mai haere mai. Welcome to the Courts of New Zealand website. On this site you will find information about our Supreme Court, Court of Appeal, High Court and District Court.
Navigating this site
This site has three tabs to help you find what you're looking for:
1. About Courts provides information about the role, history and structure of the courts.
2. Court Business includes court sitting calendars and case summaries, and assists media and lawyers in using this information.
3. From the Courts provides news from the Higher Courts, including decisions of public interest.
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Temporary closure of Courts - registry arrangements
For information on affected courts and trials click here.
For information about the High Court Earthquake List, click here.
To view the published Earthquake List, click here.