New Zealand Law

Have New Zealand Law Questions? Ask a Lawyer Online.

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related New Zealand Law Questions
I've been put in a situation where, my landlord has asked me
I've been put in a situation where, my landlord has asked me to vacate tomorrow with no notice. I think it is wrong and need legal help … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,281 satisfied customers
My son is a tenant in an apartment in Auckland. I am the
my son is a tenant in an apartment in Auckland. I am the guarantor on the tenacy. We have a tenancy for furnished which include washing manchine and dryer. On Friday 3rd september the washing machine … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,281 satisfied customers
I'm currently trying to recover my bond in full. The
I'm currently trying to recover my bond in full. The landlord has paid only a part of it. It is coming up four weeks now. I will have to wait another two weeks for installment payments. He no longer i… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,281 satisfied customers
I had a tenancy hearing yesterday and the landlord was
I had a tenancy hearing yesterday and the landlord was granted possession of the house how long do I get to leave? … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,281 satisfied customers
My landlord has breach my privacy by entering my rented
My landlord has breach my privacy by entering my rented space more than once .I have tried to explain to him the tenancy agreement we signed. He fails to hear my side of the issue. I have ask him to s… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,281 satisfied customers
I live with my parents on a lifestyle lot in Whitford
I live with my parents on a lifestyle lot in Whitford Auckland, in a barn conversion sleepout/ tiny house. The bathroom is in a really bad state with rot and peeling paint and sludge on the ceiling, b… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,281 satisfied customers
Can my landlord use my bond for rent if I don't pay my rent
Can my landlord use my bond for rent if I don't pay my rent for a month after moving. In. Ie moved in 20th August paid 2 weeks rent plus 2 weeks rent as bond and haven't paid anymore rent yet. … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,281 satisfied customers
I moved into an apartment in Auckland last month, we had
Hi, I moved into an apartment in Auckland last month, we had said at the start that I will be leaving at the end of August/Start of September as I'm going home to London. I asked if I needed to find s… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,281 satisfied customers
Can a landlord charge the full amount of daily power company
Can a landlord charge the full amount of daily power company service fee to each tenant in stand alone dwellings where there is only 1 power box on the premises? … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,281 satisfied customers
My son and partner have been issued a trespass notice. They
Hi my son and partner have been issued a trespass notice. They are living in a house which has unconsented letting to backpackers etc. The landlady (who lives in the garage) had tonight issued them a … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,281 satisfied customers
We are having issues with our landlord in which she has
We are having issues with our landlord in which she has breeched several requirements and behaved unlawfully. Our tenancy ends in a few weeks and we were planning to renew, but no longer want to. We w… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,281 satisfied customers
I'm not sure really who to help for help. So sorry if I'm in
Hi. I'm not sure really who to help for help. So sorry if I'm in the wrong place. My son went on a united airlines flight to San Francisco on Thursday with a connecting flight to Newark and then finally onto Quebec in Canada. He didn't realize he needed a visa for USA as it was just connecting flights before arriving in Canada. He has a visa for Canada only. United airlines did not pick this up at check in at auckland Airport and he boarded the plane and arrived in San Francisco. There they said he had to gave a visa and the airline should not have let him on the plane. He was detained fro 27 hours with no phone or buggage and was not able to contact any of us who were wortied sick where was. He has got deported on his visa and never allowed back to USA. All this for a naive and stupid mistake that he made. United airlines should never have let him on the plane at auckland airport. Now he will always have this on his passport and may have trouble entering other countries. Is there anyway can be revoked and an official explanation be given from united airlines for their part of letting him board so this won't affect him for life. He was going to Canada for the first time to visit his girlfriend in Quebec Canada. Thanks for any advice you can give me. … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,281 satisfied customers
After renting the bottom ofthe council came and deemed it to
After renting the bottom of*****the council came and deemed it to be an u permitted illegal dwelling. I was given 21days to vacate. I had no where to move to so the owner as a resolution made a new te… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,281 satisfied customers
I'm moving out of my rental shed at the rear of my landlords
I'm moving out of my rental shed at the rear of my landlords property. It's Xmas. I moved most of the stuff on dec 24th Monday. I told him I'd be back this Friday dec 28 after Xmas and b … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,281 satisfied customers
I have a child who was born in Australia and both of us are
I have a child who was born in Australia and both of us are NZ Citizens - We have split up and her father has paid for us to come back here … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,281 satisfied customers
I own a residential property in Ch'ch, which I occupied
I own a residential property in Ch'ch, which I occupied until about mid-2016. When i decided to move out and rent it, I was approached by acquaintances wishing to rent it as a shared tenancy, and agre… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,281 satisfied customers
I have built a new house which is recently been rented to a
I have built a new house which is recently been rented to a tenant on the condition that they need to pay me 3 weeks rent as bond money and one week advance rent. He gave me two weeks rent in advance … read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,281 satisfied customers
My friend wants to separate from his wife of 14 years, They
My friend wants to separate from his wife of 14 years, They have no children together (but do have one child each, from previous marriages, both children are over 18 years old and do not live with the… read more
Chris The Lawyer
Chris The Lawyer
Lawyer
Master's Degree
31,281 satisfied customers

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

Mr. Kaplun clearly had an exceptional understanding of the issue and was able to explain it concisely. I would recommend JustAnswer to anyone. Great service that lives up to its promises!

Gary B.Edmond, OK

My Expert was fast and seemed to have the answer to my taser question at the tips of her fingers. Communication was excellent. I left feeling confident in her answer.

EricRedwood City, CA

I am very pleased with JustAnswer as a place to go for divorce or criminal law knowledge and insight.

MichaelWichita, KS

PaulMJD helped me with questions I had regarding an urgent legal matter. His answers were excellent.

Three H.Houston, TX

Anne was extremely helpful. Her information put me in the right direction for action that kept me legal, possible saving me a ton of money in the future. Thank you again, Anne!!

ElaineAtlanta, GA

It worked great. I had the facts and I presented them to my ex-landlord and she folded and returned my deposit. The 50 bucks I spent with you solved my problem.

TonyApopka, FL

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Chris The Lawyer

Chris The Lawyer

Lawyer

31,281 satisfied customers

42 years qualified as a lawyer; LLB, MMgt and FAMINZ.

LawNZ

LawNZ

Other

31 satisfied customers

Trusted advisor to businesses and individuals on company, consumer, employment, IP, and trusts issues, among others.

Ely

Ely

Counselor at Law

24,699 satisfied customers

Private practice with focus on family, criminal, PI, consumer protection, and business consultation.

JPEsq

JPEsq

Attorney

2,132 satisfied customers

Experience as general attorney, in house counsel, SSDI, Family Law attorney, and law professor

LawEducator

LawEducator

Attorney

52,174 satisfied customers

JA Mentor -Attorney Labor/employment, corporate, sports law, admiralty/maritime and civil rights law

INFOLAWYER

INFOLAWYER

Attorney

33,811 satisfied customers

Licensed attorney helping individuals and businesses

Ellen

Ellen

Lawyer

8,261 satisfied customers

Providing information, not representation

< Previous | Next >

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x