On these pages you will find information about the Family Court jurisdiction, useful legislation and tips on how to find family judgments.
The Family Court is a division of the District Court.
The Family Court provides New Zealanders with help with family problems. The court deals with a wide range of “family” relationships,...
Legislation that is commonly applied in the District Court’s family jurisdiction includes:
Adoption Act 1955
Care of Children Act 2004
Child Support Act 1991
Civil Union Act 2004
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...