A man will appear in court tomorrow after an indecent assault at a Lower Hutt shopping mall.

The 45-year-old Upper Hutt man had been charged with indecent assault on a girl after the incident at Westfield Queensgate about 1.30pm yesterday, Detective Sergeant Anthony Tebbutt said.

"The man also faces a second charge of indecent assault relating to an incident that occurred in Upper Hutt on the 25th of October 2011."

The man will appear in Lower Hutt District Court tomorrow.