Report of the Royal Commission of Inquiry into the terrorist attack on Christchurch masjidain on 15 March 2019

Ko tō tātou kāinga tēnei
Attack on mosques Islamophobia Domestic terrorism Terrorism New Zealand
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Report volume 1 5.1 MB
Report volume 2 4.24 MB
Report volume 3 2.82 MB
Report volume 4 2.43 MB

This report is a comprehensive response to the Royal Commission's Terms of Reference. The report was presented to the Governor-General on 26 November 2020 and then the Minister of Internal Affairs presented the report to Parliament on 8 December 2020.

The title Kō tō tātou kāinga tēnei means “This is our home”. This title represents an inclusive New Zealand, welcoming of people of all ethnicities and backgrounds.

The Royal Commission has written the report so that it can be made available to the public, in full, without the need for redaction.

Editor's note

Update - 10 December 2020. Since the report was delivered to the NZ Governor-General, additional information about section 15 orders has been added across the report. This is to make it clear that the publication of names of anonymised individuals is strictly prohibited. Some grammatical and technical changes have also been made. No substantive change in words or meaning has occurred.

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