Media releases

  1. Wellington High Court reopened

    Ministry of Justice Chief Operating Officer Carl Crafar has welcomed the reopening of the Wellington High Court building at Molesworth St.

  2. Ministry reviews court cells

    We have almost completed a review of court custodial cells throughout NZ following a death of a defendant in a cell in the Papakura courthouse last year.

  3. oamaru courthouse

    Ōamaru Courthouse to be re-opened

    The Ministry of Justice has reached an agreement with Waitaki District Council that will see court services returned to Ōamaru’s historic courthouse.