Regulation Directory project - New Zealand

Legal Jurisdictions

New Zealand

Lawyer Title(s)

Barrister/Solicitor of the High Court of New Zealand

Regulator(s) of Admission

New Zealand Council of Legal Education, New Zealand law Society and High Court of New Zealand


Regulator(s) of Practice

New Zealand Law Society

Contact/URL contains the links to the Regional Bar Associations  

Disciplinary Authorities

Lawyers Standards Committees operated by the New Zealand Law Society Complaints Service; Lawyers Complaints Review Officer; Lawyers and Conveyancers Disciplinary Tribunal.


Other Bodies involved in Regulation of the Legal Profession

Ministry of Justice


Primary Legislative Source

Lawyers and Conveyancers Act 2006: