Criminal Procedure Act 1986 No 209
Current version for 14 May 2020 to date (accessed 2 June 2020 at 06:20)
218   Public officers and police officers not personally liable for costs
(1)  A public officer or a police officer is entitled to be indemnified by the State for any costs awarded against the officer personally as the prosecutor in any criminal proceedings in a court in which the officer is acting in his or her capacity as a public officer or a police officer.
(2)  In this section—
public officer does not include a councillor or an employee of a council or any other person prescribed by the regulations for the purposes of this section.