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Printed: 22/10/2019
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Timeframes for youth justice family group conferences

Updated: 17 June 2016

The timeframes for convening and holding youth justice family group conference are directed under s249 of the Oranga Tamariki Act 1989 (the Act). This section outlines the maximum times allowed under law. There are different times set out for the convening and holding phases of the family group conference.