This is an HTML version of an attachment to the Official Information request 'First security receipts'.

25 February 2020 
Gerard Byrne 
[email address] 
[FYI request #12088 email] 
[email address] 
REF: OIA-6326 
Dear Gerard 
Extension of time to respond to request made under the Official Information Act 1982 
Thank you for your emails of 27 January 2020 requesting the following information under the 
Official Information Act 1982 (the Act): 
1.  what systems have you put in place to protect the public from your employee from 
the northland branch who threatens suppliers with removal of contracts and who 
spies on his neighbors making false statements in court hearings using NZTA 
approved equipment and NZTA lawyers and taxpayers money?  
2.  can you please provide a copy of all receipts from first security relating to the 
personal security for members of one of your northland employees family in nov/dec 
3.  can you please provide a copy of all emails ,memos and directions from your senior 
project manager concepts, northland to your security department, which led to you 
implementing personal security for his family, because of a peaceful protest i 
conducted outside WSP Opus on 1st Nov,2019, as stated by him in his testimony on 
5th nov, in empc, byrne Vs nzta. 
This letter is to advise you that Waka Kotahi, the NZ Transport Agency is extending the 20 
working days available to respond to your request, as allowed for under section 15A of the Act. 
We require an additional 5 working days to respond to your request. We will send you a response 
on or before 3 March 2020.  
The deadline is being extended because of the consultations necessary to make a decision on 
your request. A thorough response to your request cannot reasonably be made within the 20-
working-day limit.  
Under section 28 of the Act, you have the right to complain to the Ombudsman about the 
extension. More information about the Ombudsman is available online at  

If you would like to discuss the extension with the Transport Agency, please email 
[email address]. 
Yours sincerely 
Leisa Coley 
Manager Ministerial Services