Appointment as a District Court Judge

If you wish to register your interest in appointment as a District Court Judge you can fill in this expression of interest form [PDF, 118 KB] or you can read more about it in this information booklet [PDF, 149 KB].

Tenancy Adjudicator - Kaikohe

A Tenancy Adjudicator is required for the Tenancy Tribunal in the Kaikohe area. This is a part time position with a standard commitment of one day per week.

The successful applicant is likely to have legal experience or experience in adjudication. Knowledge of and experience in unit titles may also be relevant, but not essential. Applicants will need to be able to relate well to the many different people who come to the Tribunal, have an interest in efficient dispute resolution, the ability to conduct a hearing and have a strong sense of fairness. They will be sensitive to cultural factors that may affect the resolution of a dispute, and demonstrate efficient work habits and an ability to make clear, logical decisions. Good oral and written communication skills are essential, as is computer literacy.

Application packs

Tenancy Adjudicator - Kaikohe [PDF, 197 KB]

Tenancy Adjudicator - Kaikohe [DOC, 68 KB]

For more information about the position, contact:

Tania Togiatama
PA to Principal Tenancy Adjudicator
tania.togiatama@justice.govt.nz
(07) 921 7478

Applications for the position close at 5.00pm, Thursday 16 March 2017.

Referees, Disputes Tribunal - Auckland

There will shortly be a process for the appointment of Referees in the Auckland Region.  Members of the public are invited to submit the names of persons who are considered suitable for appointment as Referee.

Nominations must be sent in writing or by email.  They must contain the name, address, telephone number and email address of both the nominator and the person being nominated. 

Once a nomination has been received, the person who is nominated will be sent an application pack with details relating to the position and how to apply for it.

Nominations are to be made to the:

Principal Disputes Referee
Private Bag 32 001
Featherston Street
Wellington 6146
Ph: (04) 462 6695
Email: Kelly-Lea.Brown@justice.govt.nz

Nominations must be received by this office no later than 12 noon on Wednesday 29 March 2017.