NZBC, Decree Indicating Program of Formation for Permanent Deacons, October 1994.

The Programme of Formation for Permanent Deacons as approved for New Zealand by the Sacred Congregation for Divine Worship and the Discipline of the Sacraments, Prot. no 1187/88, 28 June 1991, is to be followed.

NZBC, October 1994, Gen. Decr., Code of Canon Law Annotated (Montréal: Wilson & Lafleur Limitée, 2004): 1713.