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Case number 160046


Bryan Martin & Others

The SFO alleges Bryan Martin, Viki Cotter, Sian Grant and Joshua Grant deceived banks into providing loans for the purchase of residential properties.

Case Timeline

  • October 2023Oct 2023
    Bryan Martin sentenced to four years’ imprisonment. Joshua Grant was sentenced to 28 months’ imprisonment.
  • March 2023Mar 2023
    Sian Grant sentenced to 12 months home detention. Sentencing for Joshua Grant and Bryan Martin adjourned.
  • January 2023Jan 2023
    Viki Cotter sentenced to nine months' home detention.
  • December 2022Dec 2022
    Bryan Martin and Joshua Grant found guilty on charges of obtaining by deception.
  • August 2022Aug 2022
    The trial for the remaining two defendants (who have pleaded not guilty) has been set down for six weeks commencing 29 August 2022 at Auckland District Court.
  • August 2022Aug 2022
    Sian Grant pleaded guilty to five charges of obtaining or attempting to obtain by deception bank loans of approximately $2.7 million.
  • July 2022Jul 2022
    Viki Cotter entered guilty pleas to four charges of ‘Obtaining by deception’ at Auckland District Court.
  • November 2019Nov 2019
    The SFO announces it has charged four property investors with fraudulently obtaining millions of dollars in home loans.