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27 February 2020

LINZ provides interim guideline for remote verification of client identity (31 March 2020)

31 March 2020 Land Information New Zealand (LINZ) has published an interim guideline to assist practitioners who are, for the time being, unable to interact with their clients other than by remote means of communication.The interim guideline sets out requirements for remote verification of client identity and the legal... More about LINZ provides interim guideline for remote verification of client identity.

Sale of essential goods allowed (31 March 2020)

31 March 2020 The Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment says the Government has decided that the sale of essential goods such as heaters, whiteware and computers will be allowed.It says this is in recognition of the need for people to safely isolate, stay connected to one another and... More about Sale of essential goods allowed.

Public courthouse access limited (27 March 2020)

27 March 2020 District Courts and the High Court are now excluding from courthouses members of the public whose attendance is not required for the business of the court that day, Chief Justice Helen Winkelmann has announced.Dame Helen says this is to preserve public safety and give effect to... More about Public courthouse access limited.

Last updated on the 27th February 2020