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New Zealand Law Guide: Starting your NZ Legal Research

NZ Legal Research Books

New Zealand Legal Research Guides

A great place to start your NZ legal research...

The Laws of New Zealand (available on is an encyclopaedic resource, and a good starting point for any NZ legal research. It is arranged alphabetically by topic, and includes up to date commentary, legislation and cases on each topic.

See also:

Latest New Zealand Legal News

Legal news feed from the Global Legal Monitor at the Library of Congress.


Background Information about New Zealand

Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT) Country Briefs - New Zealand (open access)

CIA - the World Factbook: New Zealand (open access) 

Europa World Plus (UniMelb staff and students only)

Doing Business in New Zealand