Tribunal of the Catholic Church

Whether a marriage is eligible for annulment is a decision made through the Tribunal – the Church body established to assist bishops in determining the status of persons according to the laws of the Catholic Church. Each of New Zealand’s six dioceses has an office of the Tribunal.

Diocese of Auckland

Pompallier Centre
30 New St, Ponsonby, Auckland
PO Box 47904, Ponsonby
Phone: 09 360 3030
Email: tribunal.auckland@catholic-tribunal.org.nz

Diocese of Hamilton

Chanel Centre
51 Grey St, Hamilton
PO Box 4353, Hamilton East 3247
Phone: 07 856 6989
Email: tribunal.hamilton@catholic-tribunal.org.nz

Diocese of Palmerston North

Refer to Archdiocese of Wellington office. 

Archdiocese of Wellington

Catholic Centre, 22-30 Hill Street
PO Box 1937, Wellington 6140
Phone: 04 496 1727
Email: tribunal.wellington@catholic-tribunal.org.nz

Diocese of Christchurch

Cathedral House
2/9 Washington Way
PO Box 4544, Christchurch Mail Centre
Christchurch 8140
Phone: 03 366 9869
Email: tribunal.christchurch@catholic-tribunal.org.nz

Diocese of Dunedin

Catholic Pastoral Centre
300 Rattray Street
Private Bag 1941, Dunedin 9054
Phone 03 474 5759
Email: tribunal.dunedin@catholic-tribunal.org.nz