New Zealand

View other countries in

  • ASIA AND THE PACIFIC
  • AFGHANISTAN
  • AUSTRALIA
  • BANGLADESH
  • CAMBODIA
  • CHINA
  • FIJI
  • INDIA
  • INDONESIA
  • JAPAN
  • MALAYSIA
  • MALDIVES
  • MONGOLIA
  • MYANMAR
  • NEPAL
  • NEW ZEALAND
  • NORTH KOREA
  • PAKISTAN
  • PAPUA NEW GUINEA
  • PHILIPPINES
  • SINGAPORE
  • SOUTH KOREA
  • SRI LANKA
  • TAIWAN
  • THAILAND
  • VIET NAM

Overview

Criminal detention facilities continued to be used to detain people seeking asylum. Official investigations highlighted ongoing concerns about conditions in detention and prison facilities. Following evidence of human rights violations in a women’s prison, the government issued an apology and ordered improvements. Reviews of childcare and protection services continued.

Read More

Death Penalty status

Abolitionist for all crimes

Does not use the death penalty

View the Amnesty International Report 2021/22

News

Urgent Actions

Campaign tools you can use to urgently intervene and protect people's human rights.

Media Enquiries


[email protected]

Our Offices

Section office

Address

Office Address: 111 Karangahape Road Auckland 1010 Mailing Address: PO Box 5300 Wellesley Street AUCKLAND 1141

Phone

006493034520

Website

Go to section website

Amnesty International Secretariat Office

View all contact info

Research

Reports, briefings, statements, submissions and other resources from Amnesty's researchers.