Appointment as a District Court Judge

If you wish to register your interest in appointment as a District Court Judge you can fill in this expression of interest form [PDF, 116 KB] or you can read more about it in this information booklet [PDF, 149 KB].

Tenancy Adjudicator - Auckland

A Tenancy Adjudicator is required for the Tenancy Tribunal in the Auckland area. The standard commitment is one to two days per week. Some travel for training or to provide cover in other regions may occasionally be required.

The successful applicant will have or be eligible to hold a practicing certificate as a barrister or solicitor, or have special knowledge or experience that would make them capable of performing the role. Applicants will need to have strong inter-personal skills and excellent written English. They must have proven time-management skills and efficient work habits, the ability to conduct a judicial hearing and a strong sense of fairness. They must be able to demonstrate an ability to make clear, correct decisions. Computer literacy and the ability to type are essential.

Application pack

Tenancy Adjudicator - Auckland - application pack [DOC, 68 KB]

For more information about the position, contact:

Tania Togiatama
PA to Principal Tenancy Adjudicator
email: tania.togiatama@justice.govt.nz
phone: (07) 921 7478

Applications for the position close at 5.00pm, Thursday 15 February 2018.

Tenancy Adjudicators - Manawatu

Tenancy Adjudicators are required for the Tenancy Tribunal in the Manawatu area. The appointed person will be required to sit in both Wanganui and Palmerston North. These are part time positions with a standard commitment of one to two days per week.

The successful applicants will have legal experience or relevant experience in adjudication. Applicants will need to be able to relate well to the many different people who come to the Tribunal, have an interest in efficient dispute resolution, the ability to conduct a hearing and a strong sense of fairness. They will be sensitive to cultural factors that may affect the resolution of a dispute, and demonstrate efficient work habits and an ability to make clear, logical decisions. Good oral and written communication skills are essential, as is computer literacy.

Application pack

Tenancy Adjudicators - Manawatu - application pack [DOC, 68 KB]

For more information about the position, contact:

Tania Togiatama
PA to Principal Tenancy Adjudicator
email: tania.togiatama@justice.govt.nz
phone: (07) 921 7478

Applications for the position close at 5.00pm, Thursday 15 February 2018.

Tenancy Adjudicator - Northland

A Tenancy Adjudicator is required for the Tenancy Tribunal in the Whangarei area. The appointed person will be required to sit in the Whangarei Tribunal but may be required to travel to Kaitaia or Kaikohe. The standard commitment will be approximately one day per fortnight, but will vary with demand. Some flexibility will be necessary.

The successful applicant will have legal experience or relevant experience in adjudication. Applicants will need to be able to relate well to the many different people who come to the Tribunal, have an interest in efficient dispute resolution, the ability to conduct a hearing and a strong sense of fairness. They will be sensitive to cultural factors that may affect the resolution of a dispute, and demonstrate efficient work habits and an ability to make clear, logical decisions. Good oral and written communication skills are essential, as is computer literacy.

Application pack

Tenancy Adjudicator - Northland - application pack [DOC, 68 KB]

For more information about the position, contact:

Tania Togiatama
PA to Principal Tenancy Adjudicator
email: tania.togiatama@justice.govt.nz
phone: (07) 921 7478

Applications for the position close at 5.00pm, Thursday 15 February 2018.