Copyright. Manatārua.

Our standing on copyright


Unless indicated below, or on specific items or collections of content, any copyright in content on and is owned by the New Zealand Crown. The Ministry of Justice (on behalf of the Crown) licenses you to copy, distribute and adapt that content in accordance with the Creative Commons Attribution (CC-BY) 3.0 New Zealand Licence.

You should understand the terms of the licence, which requires that you attribute the content to the Crown and the website.


Copyright in photographs on or is not owned, or licensed to you, by the Crown. Unless otherwise stated in relation to specific photographs, you cannot copy, distribute or adapt any photograph without the agreement of the copyright owner.

The New Zealand Government logo, Coat of Arms and other logos, emblems and trade marks and are protected by law. You must not copy or use logo, emblem or trade mark without express permission and compliance with applicable laws.

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