Wellington District Court   (AAAU)
c.1846 - current


GENERAL

The Wellington District (formerly Magistrate's) Court had a combined civil and criminal jurisdiction. Family Court and Youth Court hearings, civil actions, criminal and traffic offences constituted the business undertaken by the Wellington District Court.

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ALSO KNOWN AS

name year
Wellington Magistrate's Court
Wellington Resident Magistrates Court


Location : Wellington


Mandates

RELEVANT LEGISLATION
  • Admiralty Act 1973
  • Bail Act 2000
  • Child Welfare Act 1925
  • Children and Young Persons Act 1974
  • Coroners Act 1988
  • Costs in Criminal Cases Act 1967
  • Crimes Act 1961
  • Criminal Justice Act 1985
  • Declaratory Judgments Act 1908
  • Destitute Persons Act 1910
  • Disputes Tribunals Act 1988
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Archives NZ description type : Agency (see more about description types)
Version Number: 3
Date Approved: 13/02/2019