Statutory Protocols/Guidelines

Statutory Protocols and Guidelines from the District Court of New Zealand.

  • District Court Recusal Guidelines

    Download pdf (372 KB) *DISTRICT COURT RECUSAL GUIDELINES* *Section 217 District Court Act 2016* *1.             **Introduction* 1.1     The Chief District Court Judge, Principal Family Court Judge and Principal Youth Court Judge have conferred with...

  • Criminal Procedure Act 2011: arrangements for sentence indications for protocol offences

    Criminal Procedure Act 2011: arrangements for sentence indications for protocol offences 17-10-05-Joint-note-to-profession-sentencing-indications.pdf[assets/Uploads/17-10-05-Joint-note-to-profession-sentencing-indications.pdf] (PDF 611 KB)  

  • Information Regarding Reserved Judgments

    Download pdf (342 KB) *INFORMATION REGARDING RESERVED JUDGMENTS* *Section 218(a) District Court Act 2016)* *District Court and Family Court*: 1.     Wherever possible, the Court aims to deliver judgment, or reasons for judgment, within one...

  • Protocol Containing Guidance on Extra-Judicial Employment and Offices

    Download pdf (70.6 KB) *PROTOCOL CONTAINING GUIDANCE ON EXTRA-JUDICIAL EMPLOYMENT AND OFFICES (SENIOR COURTS, DISTRICT COURT, EMPLOYMENT COURT, ENVIRONMENT COURT, MAORI LAND COURT)* The following protocol is published in accordance with s 143(1)...