Office of Ethnic Communities - OIA request

john luke made this Official Information request to Department of Internal Affairs

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From: john luke

Dear Department of Internal Affairs,

I am writing to request a list all Official Information Act requests received by the Office of Ethnic Communities in the 2019 calendar year.

May I please request that that list preferably be presented in a table, and answer the following;

i) The date the request was received,
ii) What the request or question was,
iii) If the request was accepted or rejected,
iv) If rejected, on what grounds was it rejected,
v) or if accepted, the date on which the request was fulfilled.

I do not require any information regarding the requestees, and understand that some requests may have elements of them redacted in order to protect the privacy of the requestee or other persons.

Yours faithfully,

john luke

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Tçnâ koe John,

Thank you for your OIA request to the Department of Internal Affairs (included with this email)

The Department will provide its response to your request as soon as practicable and within twenty working days.  The 20th working day is 27 May 2020

Please note that in cases where the Department’s response provides information that is identified to be of general public interest, the response may also be published on the Department of Internal Affairs website.  If the Department publishes its response to your OIA request, all personal information, including your name and contact details, will be removed.
To help stop the spread of COVID-19, most of our staff are working from home.  This means it may take us a little longer to process your Official Information Act request.  In some cases we may need to extend the timeframe for response and will let you know if this applies to your request.
Read more information and updates from the Ombudsman about Official Information Act processing.

Ngâ mihi

Michelle Reed | Lead Advisor – Official Correspondence 
Te Urungi - Organisational Strategy and Performance
Te Tari Taiwhenua - The Department of Internal Affairs
45 Pipitea St | PO Box 805, Wellington 6140, New Zealand |

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The Office of Ethnic Communities Te Tari Matawaka

The Department of Internal Affairs Te Tari Taiwhenua

45 Pipitea Street | PO Box 805, Wellington 6140, New Zealand


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