The Royal Commission is investigating events relating to the attacks on 15 March 2019, including the performance of State sector agencies.
The Government has extended the time available for this inquiry, with the report now due on 31 July 2020.
We invite anyone with relevant information to get in touch with us.
The Royal Commission welcomes a Government decision to extend the inquiry deadline to 31 July 2020, allowing for delays caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Together with other New Zealanders, today the Royal Commission learned that the man accused of the Christchurch mosque attacks has pleaded guilty to 51 charges of murder, 40 charges of attempted murder and a charge of engaging in a terrorist act, and has been convicted of those offences.
With just over a month to go, the Royal Commission is sharply focused on the complex and significant task of synthesising evidence, to finalise an authoritative report for the Government and ultimately, the public.