Police media contacts

The New Zealand Police Media Centre

The NZ Police Media Centre operates seven days a week, including weekends and public holidays, from 6am to 11pm. The centre is staffed by members of the Police Media Team who respond to requests from journalists and provide information on a range of issues.

Contacting the NZ Police Media Centre

  • Ph 03 3718 111 (South Island)
  • Ph 04 2385 111 (Lower North Island)
  • Ph 09 3533 111 (Upper North Island)
  • Email: media@police.govt.nz

To make an Official Information Act Request please use the online form.

For speeches and media releases from the Minister of Police visit the New Zealand Government website.

Information for journalists

For more information about the NZ Police Media Centre go to Information for journalists.

Urgent after hours media enquiries

For urgent after hours media enquiries (between 11.00pm and 6.00am) please use the numbers provided above.