Resources


●  Property  ●  Family ●  Employment  ●  Elder Law  ●  Mental Health  ●  General Legal  ●  
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Property:

How your lawyer can assist in the sale or purchase of your property www.lawsociety.org.nz

Find out the capital value of any residential property in Taranaki for free www.trc.govt.nz

Local Govt Online – links to all Dictrict Councils www.lgnz.co.nz

Information on home loans and assistance for first home buyers http://newzealand.govt.nz

Information on renting a Housing New Zealand dwelling and for existing tenants of Housing NZ dwellings www.hnz.co.nz

Free financial information and advice to those wanting to buy a house including mortgage calculators to find out how to pay for it www.sorted.org.nz

LIM Report Application form www.newplymouthnz.com

TSB Bank interest rates & home loan calculator www.tsbbank.co.nz

Independent advice on building, buying, renovating and maintaining homes www.consumer.org.nz

Information for those building, renovating and maintaining a building plus information for tenants and landlords www.dbh.govt.nz

Land Information NZ website www.linz.govt.nz

Search for Maori Land online www.maorilandonline.govt.nz

Maori Land Court www.justice.govt.nz

Register with this website to access information about residential properties listed for sale within the Oakura, New Plymouth, and Bell Block areas. www.ergomortgages.co.nz


Family:

What the Family Court does www.justice.govt.nz

MOJ Family Law website providing access to Court decisions, lists of family law legislation, and links to related websites www.justice.govt.nz

How to deal with Domestic Violence www.police.govt.nz

Information about family violence www.areyouok.org.nz

Need Information about Alcohol, Drugs or Problem Gambling? www.adanz.org.nz

How the Ministry of Social Development can support your family www.msd.govt.nz

Child Support Assessment www.ird.govt.nz

Information for parents and caregivers of infants www.kiwifamilies.co.nz

Need to know what the school holiday & term dates are? www.minedu.govt.nz

Support services for families www.familyservices.govt.nz

Information and support for fathers www.fatherandchild.org.nz

Child Protection information www.childmatters.org.nz

Family Court Forms for Care of Children/Guardianship matters www.justice.govt.nz


Employment

Information about the Employment Court www.employmentcourt.govt.nz

Information for employees and employers about the processes to resolve issues www.employment.govt.nz


Elder Law:

Information and Support for Older People www.ageconcern.org.nz

Information for Senior Citizens www.msd.govt.nz

Making the Move to Assisted Living www.helpguide.org

Senior Health Resources www.medlineplus.gov

Moving Tips for Seniors www.yourstoragefinder.com

Boomer's Roadmap to Aging in Place www.homecity.com

Guide to Senior Nutrition www.retailmenot.com

Financial Resources for Seniors www.retiredbrains.com

Quotes for medical insurance www.lifedirect.co.nz

Pensions and Benefits for Seniors www.cab.org.nz

Legal Planning for Alzheimer's and Dementia www.justgreatlawyers.com


Mental Health:

Information on Mental Health legal processes www.justice.govt.nz

Information on Mental Health issues at NZ MH Website www.mentalhealth.org.nz

Addiction and Mental Health Services in Taranaki www.tdhb.org.nz

Information about symptoms of and treatment for depression www.depression.org.nz


General Legal:

NZ legislation and regulations www.legislation.govt.nz

Ministry of Justice (MOJ) Website with links to lots of free legal information including Court and tribunal decisions www.justice.govt.nz

Information about Legal Aid www.justice.govt.nz

NZ Law Society website with links to lots of free legal information and Court decisions plus links to many useful Govt websites www.lawsociety.org.nz

Access free copies of higher Court decisions, Tribunal decisions, and links to Legal Journals, and University Law libraries www.nzlii.org

Immigration Information – includes forms & fees for work visas, permits and NZ residence applications www.immigration.govt.nz

Citizen's Advice Website providing advice ona wide variety of topics www.cab.org.nz

Fact sheets and guides to the law on a variety of topics www.communitylaw.org.nz


Other Useful:

Link to information about Trespass Notices www.police.govt.nz

Link to copy of Trespass Notice www.police.govt.nz

Want to search the NZ white pages or yellow pages for a phone number? http://yellow.co.nz

Need a postcode for a postal address?http://tools.nzpost.co.nz

Need a map or directions to get somewhere? www.google.co.nz/maps

Get free information about a motor vehicle using the registration number www.carjam.co.nz

Use your cell phone to check if there is money owing on a car www.ppsr.govt.nz

Need information about daylight saving? www.dia.govt.nz

Find out what time of day it is anywhere in the world! www.timeanddate.com

Need to know what the school holiday & term dates are? www.minedu.govt.nz

Calculators to help with budgeting www.sorted.org.nz

Information for Legal Aid Providerswww.justice.govt.nz

Calculate Percentages quickly and easily here www.percentagecalculator.net