Ministry of Justice

The Ministry of Justice has more information for victims affected by crime and has victim advisors at courts nationwide to help victims participate in the criminal justice system if they choose to do so.

Victim advisers:

  • provide information to victims about the case that relates to them
  • advise victims about their rights in the court process
  • help victims understand and participate in the court system

Victim advisers can be contacted through the Victims Information Line:

Ph: 0800 650 654