The two Government agencies have already delivered restored homes through a partnership where prisoners gain skills and qualifications while restoring damaged and older homes into new warm dry homes for Kāinga Ora tenants and their families.

This has taken a step further with both agencies agreeing to have new homes built through this collaboration.

This is a key feature of a newly signed Service Level Agreement that will see this programme delivered at both Spring Hill and Rolleston prisons.

Page updated: 31 October 2019