Distressing content

This section of the report contains material that may be confronting, particularly to those affected by the 15 March 2019 terrorist attack.

Section 15 orders

Please be aware that the Royal Commission of Inquiry into the terrorist attack on Christchurch mosques on 15 March 2019 has made orders under section 15 of the Inquiries Act 2013 prohibiting the publication of the names and identifying particulars of the persons referred to in this report as:

  1. Mr Breidahl’s former partner;
  2. Mr Breidahl’s friend;
  3. gaming friend;
  4. gaming friend’s parent;
  5. former Dunedin Arms Officer (or former Dunedin District Arms Officer);
  6. Firearms Licensing Clerk (or Dunedin Licensing Clerk);
  7. Dunedin Vetting Officer;
  8. Waikato Vetting Officer.

It is an offence for any person to publish the names or identifying particulars of these people.

 Read Minute 4: Final Minute for more information about section 15 orders