Pursuant to section 11 of the District Court Act 2016, and section 5(1) of the Family Court Act 1980, Her Excellency the Governor-General has been pleased to appoint
Penelope Sasao Ginnen, Barrister of Auckland
as a District Court Judge, and also to exercise the jurisdiction of the Family Court, commencing on 26 July 2019.
Dated at Wellington this 8th day of May 2019.
Hon DAVID PARKER, Attorney-General.