On these pages you will find information about the Family Court jurisdiction, useful legislation and tips on how to find family judgments.
The Family Courts are a division of the District Courts.
The Family Courts provide New Zealanders with help with family problems. The courts deal with a wide range of “family” relationships,...
Legislation that is commonly applied in the District Court’s civil jurisdiction includes:
Adoption Act 1955
Care of Children Act 2004
Child Support Act 1991
Children, Young Persons, and Their Families...
On these pages there is a link to a list of all family judgments, and information to help you find judgments and information relevant to criminal matters. It contains some...