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Statutes and legislative instruments in print

Official legislation

Compiled legislation - amendments incorporated

Historic and assent legislation


Case law

Finding case law

If you have the full citation of a case, use Cardiff Index to Legal Abbreviations to find the full title of the report series, and then search on Te Waharoa to find the report.  For an unreported judgment there are a number of places to search:  Westlaw NZ or Lexis Advance, NZLII, the court websites: District Court decisions, or Judicial Decisions Online   For more detailed information on finding cases go to How do I .... find a case


Legal encyclopedia

Legal dictionary


Journal articles