Sexual harm and violence of any kind is not tolerated at AUT. Find out how you can get support around sexual or interpersonal harm (domestic, physical or other violence), and learn about your reporting options.
If you or someone else is in danger right now, call the police on 111 or AUT Security on 0800 288 7233 (0800 AUT SAFE).
If you need to talk to someone, 24-hour support is available:
If you are experiencing sexual harm, domestic or other violence, or if you’ve experienced it in the past and need support you can:
The incident you're disclosing can be recent or historic, in any location and involving any person.
Find out more about about reporting and getting support around bullying and harassment.
We can also support you through the reporting process. When you contact us (by phone, email or using the online reporting form), we can give you information about support options available at AUT and other organisations. We can also explain the process if you want to make a formal report.
We consider all reports for student safety, but be aware that AUT can only take a limited range of actions if you make a report anonymously.
If you feel ok about giving us your personal details when you make a report, we will contact you to discuss:
It remains your decision whether you want to engage with any support, or make a formal report.
If the perpetrator is another AUT student, the Student Liaison Advisor can explain how to make an Allegation of Misconduct to the Manager of Student Conduct.