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
Dean Arthur Blair, barrister of Tauranga
as a District Court Judge, and also to exercise the jurisdiction of the Family Court, commencing on 23 August 2019.
Dated at Wellington this 8th day of May 2019.
Hon DAVID PARKER, Attorney-General.