Criminal record books are restricted for 100 years from last date of entry. Please note: Additional rules regarding copying and publication etc. may be imposed at the time of granting access to restricted records.
Permission to access restricted records should be sought from the Hawera District Court. Please check the Ministry of Justice’s website for the most up to date contact details at:
Note: All requests for permission to access restricted records should provide information about the reason for the research. The more information provided, the easier it is to consider the request.
Restriction expires end of:
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Once you have been granted access, bring the original letter with you when you place your order for the records.