On 25 November 2020 the Abuse in Care Royal Commission of Inquiry released its decisions relating to applications made at the 20 November Procedural hearing. On 2 March 2021 the Commission released its embargoed Reasons Decision which was made on 24 February 2021, which had previously been disclosed on a limited basis to core participants. 

At this hearing, applications were made by the Catholic Church in Aotearoa New Zealand under section 15 of the Inquiries Act 2013 for non-publication orders in respect of certain aspects of survivor witness evidence due to be heard at the upcoming Faith-based Redress hearing.

Commissioners also heard oral submissions from The Salvation Army and The Anglican Church.

2020 11 25 Procedural Hearing minute FB Redress (Unredacted)

2021 02 24 Reasons Decision Faith based Redress Procedural Hearing