20 December 2019
By email: [FYI request #11801 email]
Official information request relating to CCTV and ANPR cameras
I refer to your official information request, which was transferred in part from Dunedin City
Council to Dunedin City Holdings Ltd on Thursday 5 December 2019, for the following
• A list of all CCTV camera locations that are owned OR operated by Dunedin City
Council’s Council Controlled Organisations.
• A list of all camera locations used for Automatic Number Plate Recognition (ANPR)
You requested that this information specify street addresses or approximate locations in the
This letter responds to your request with respect to Council Controlled Organisations within
the Dunedin City Holdings Ltd (DCHL) Group, and Aurora Energy Ltd.
CCTV camera locations
Several companies within the DCHL Group own and/or operate CCTV cameras for the security
of buildings, people and property. As such, information relating to the location of these
cameras is withheld under sections 6(a), 6(b), 7(2)(d) and 7(2)(e) and of the Local
Government Official Information and Meetings Act 1987 (LGOIMA).
You have the right to seek an investigation and review by the Ombudsman of this decision.
Information about how to make a complaint is available at www.ombudsman.parliament.nz
or freephone 0800 802 602. If you wish to discuss this decision with us, please feel free to
contact me at [email address].
ANPR camera locations
Dunedin International Airport Ltd (DIAL) operates two ANPR cameras at entries to its
carpark, to prevent fraudulent use of the car park only. No other DCHL Group companies own
or operate ANPR cameras.
General Manager, Dunedin City Holdings Ltd