On this page, you'll find various reports relating to victims and the criminal justice system in Aotearoa New Zealand.

Please noteWhile all care and diligence has been taken in processing, analysing, extracting, and reporting the data and information on this website, Te Tāhū o te Ture - the Ministry of Justice and the Chief Victims Advisor give no warranty that it is error free and will not be liable for any loss or damage suffered by the use directly, or indirectly, of the information in these publications.

CVA Research Report into use of restorative justice in family violence cases [PDF, 630 KB]

Victims Code Report [PDF, 424 KB]

Independent Bodies and Complaints Mechanisms [PDF, 1.5 MB]

CVA Issues paper on implementation of the Victims Rights Act [PDF, 1.7 MB]

Strengthening the Criminal Justice System for Victims - Workshop Playback Report [PDF, 3 MB]

Te Tangi o te Manawanui Recommendations for Reform [PDF, 1.9 MB]

Strengthening the Criminal Justice System for Victims - Survey Report [PDF, 1.7 MB]

Data collected about victims of serious crime [PDF, 548 KB]

Child Witnesses in the NZ criminal courts: issues, responses, opportunities [PDF, 795 KB]