Friday, 10 November 2023
Media release

NZYQ High Court ruling

​​The Government notes the High Court ruling on November 8 in NZYQ v. Minister for Immigration,Citizenship and Multicultural Affairs & Anor.

We are considering the implications of the judgment carefully and will continue to work with authorities to ensure community safety is upheld.

The plaintiff has been released - as ordered by the High Court. Other impacted individuals will be released and any visas granted to those individuals will be subject to appropriate conditions.