The Library provides high quality legal information services to the profession.
The Auckland Library is currently closed under Alert Level 3. Wellington and Canterbury hours are 8.30am to 5.00pm, access is by swipe card only or by arrangement.
Entry is by card access only for the Auckland and Canterbury libraries. If you do not have an access card and wish to apply for one, please contact your local library.
Lawyers rooms/libraries which are situated in courthouses are accessible during the opening hours of the court.
Hand sanitiser and wipes are supplied and lawyers are responsible for wiping down the keyboards and monitors.
Latest Library News
NZLS Library notice of change to charges
From 1 July 2020, there will be a small increase to the price of document…
Library resumes normal hours
The New Zealand Law Society libraries have resumed normal staffed hours from 8.30am to 5.00pm,…
New Zealand Law Society Library reopens
Under Alert Level 2, the New Zealand Law Society libraries have re-opened. The Auckland, Wellington…
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Last updated on the 12th August 2020