New Zealand Law Society - LINX


LINX encompasses New Zealand caselaw and legal writing from the last 30 years and quickly provides searchers with an overview of New Zealand law.

It is a 'digest' database which summarises cases and indexes articles, and is created by the New Zealand Law Society Library for lawyers. LINX currently consists of approximately 310,000 such records.

LINX in New Zealand Law Society Libraries

LINX is available in the research library in Auckland. Most judgments on LINX are available in a PDF form. LINX is updated daily.

N.B. Linxplus (Lexis Advance) is available in the Wellington, Canterbury and Otago research libraries, and all branch libraries around New Zealand.

Please read the LINX warranty and copyright information.

LINX is available online through two legal publishers, each with different features.

Linxplus (LexisNexis)

Linxplus offers not only all of LINX but also links (for subscribers only) straight to Lexis Advance resources (such as the full text of NZLR and other New Zealand law reports). Linxplus is updated twice weekly.

Please contact the LexisNexis customer service team on 0800 800 986 or email

LINX (Thomson Reuters)

LINX on Westlaw NZ, has all of the records available for searching, but PDFs are not available. Linx is updated weekly.


For information about subscribing including pricing please contact Thomson Reuters Customer Care on 0800 106060 or your Thomson Reuters Account Manager.