All Public Defence Service offices are open between 8.30am and 5pm Monday to Friday. Outside of these hours you can leave a message and someone will contact you as soon as they can.

Our offices:


Auckland Public Defence Service

Level 10, Swanson House, 12-26 Swanson St
DX: CX10075
Auckland Mail Service Centre
AUCKLAND
Phone: 09 302 1961
Fax: 09 302 1962

Write the address as written above and send it the same way as any other mail. You can use an NZ Post mail box. If you use a DX mail box your mail will get to us faster (external link)

Manukau Public Defence Service (includes Papakura and Pukekohe courts)

Ground level
22 Amersham Way
Manukau City
DX: EX11066
MANUKAU
Phone: 09 261 2501
Fax: 09 261 2502

Write the address as written above and send it the same way as any other mail. You can use an NZ Post mail box. If you use a DX mail box your mail will get to us faster (external link)

Waitakere Public Defence Service

Ground level, Octagon Building, 6 Alderman Drive
Henderson
Waitakere 0612
DX: EX11099
WAITAKERE
Phone: 09 838 9939
Fax: 09 838 9983

Write the address as written above and send it the same way as any other mail. You can use an NZ Post mail box. If you use a DX mail box your mail will get to us faster (external link)

North Shore Public Defence Service

Ground Level, 44 Corinthian Drive
Albany
North Shore City 0632
DX: BX10646
NORTH SHORE CITY
Phone: 09 414 1450
Fax: 09 414 1457

Write the address as written above and send it the same way as any other mail. You can use an NZ Post mail box. If you use a DX mail box your mail will get to us faster (external link)

Hamilton Public Defence Service

Ground floor, 32 Clarence St
Hamilton 3024
DX: GX10005
HAMILTON
Phone: 07 834 4050
Fax: 07 834 4069

Write the address as written above and send it the same way as any other mail. You can use an NZ Post mail box. If you use a DX mail box your mail will get to us faster (external link)

Tauranga Public Defence Service

Ground Floor, 60 Durham Street, Tauranga
DX: HX11037
Phone: 07 577 3520
Fax: 07 577 3535

Write the address as written above and send it the same way as any other mail. You can use an NZ Post mail box. If you use a DX mail box your mail will get to us faster (external link)

Hawke’s Bay Public Defence Service (includes Napier and Hastings courts)

Level 1, 143 Dalton Street
Napier 4110
DX: MX10057
Phone: 06 834 1680
Fax: 06 834 1693

Write the address as written above and send it the same way as any other mail. You can use an NZ Post mail box. If you use a DX mail box your mail will get to us faster (external link)

Wellington Public Defence Service (includes Porirua and Hutt courts)

Level 9, Prime Property Tower, 86-90 Lambton Quay
Wellington 6011
DX: SX10008
WELLINGTON
Phone: 04 495 3630
Fax: 04 495 3659

Write the address as written above and send it the same way as any other mail. You can use an NZ Post mail box. If you use a DX mail box your mail will get to us faster (external link)

Christchurch Public Defence Service

Justice & Emergency Services Precinct
20 Lichfield Street
CHRISTCHURCH
Phone: 03 962 4446
Fax: 03 962 4435

Write the address as written above and send it the same way as any other mail. You can use an NZ Post mail box. If you use a DX mail box your mail will get to us faster (external link)

Dunedin Public Defence Service

Level 5 Philip Laing House, 144 Rattray Street, Dunedin 9016
DX: YX10180
DUNEDIN
Phone: 03 471 8040
Fax: 03 471 7432

Write the address as written above and send it the same way as any other mail. You can use an NZ Post mail box. If you use a DX mail box your mail will get to us faster (external link)

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