The Royal Commission Forum brings people together to promote justice for survivors of historic abuse in Aotearoa New Zealand with regard to the Royal Commission of Inquiry into Historical Abuse in State Care and in the Care of Faith-based Institutions - Te Kōmihana Karauna mō ngā Tūkino o Mua ki te Hunga i Tiakina e te Kāwanatanga i Tiakina hoki e ngā Whare o to Whakapono.

This website offers information about the Royal Commission and links to support agencies. That information is available on the 'Where to get help' page.

The Forum also publishes on the work of the Royal Commission. That work is available on our Publications page '.

Our people:

Judith Aitken

Belinda Battley

David MacDonald

Rosslyn Noonan

Elizabeth Stanley

Oliver Sutherland

Fleur Te Aho (on leave)

Keith Wiffen

Stephen Winter


The Forum's 'Statement of Purpose' provides more detail about what we will do and how we will do it.

Funding for the Royal Commission Forum is provided by the

Public Policy Institute | Te Whare Marea Tātari Kaupapa