Police are searching for a man they say has breached court bail conditions.

Steven Kells, 26, described as Maori and thinly built, should not be approached if seen by members of the public, police said.

It is believed that he is around the Wellington or Hutt Valley area.

Anyone with information is being asked to contact Detective Sergeant Michael Fischer on MFG936@Police.govt.nz or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.