A man accused of a string of sexual and violent offences against four women has appeared in court today.

The 54-year-old -- who was granted interim name suppression -- entered not guilty pleas to more than 30 counts at Auckland District Court.

The alleged offences spanned more than 20 years and include a number of male assaults female charges and sexual assaults.

The incidents allegedly took place across Auckland and New Plymouth from the 1980s into the 2000s.


The man also faces a number of drugs charges, including supplying cannabis to one of his alleged victims, who was under 18 at the time.

The man was remanded in custody until next month, when he will appear for an electronic monitoring bail application.