The Criminal Justice Summit was held in Wellington and Porirua in August 2018. It brought together more than 600 people from a range of backgrounds and experiences to talk about building a better criminal justice system for Aotearoa New Zealand.

The Summit started a fresh conversation about what people want from our criminal justice system.

What Summit participants told us

Over three days Summit participants had open conversations with Ministers, public-sector leaders and, most importantly, with each other.

There were many different perspectives, and these were captured through videos, photos, live illustrations and notes.

The Summit Playback is a detailed summary of what was heard:

You can read more about the six key themes in the Summit Playback on this website:




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