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COVID-19 Technical Advisory Group: Advice on asymptomatic Covid-19 testing

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From: Matthew Hooton

Dear Ministry of Health,

Under the OIA, I request all advice given by the COVID-19 Technical Advisory Group, on or between 1 August 2020 and 1 September 2020, on the desirability or otherwise of testing asymptomatic people for Covid-19 .

Thank you.

Yours faithfully,

Matthew Hooton

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Kia ora

Thank you for your request for official information received on 31 August
2020 for:

"Under the OIA, I request all advice given by the COVID-19 Technical
Advisory Group, on or between 1 August 2020 and 1 September 2020, on the
desirability or otherwise of testing asymptomatic people for Covid-19 ."

The Ministry's reference number for your request is: H202006665.

As required under the Official Information Act 1982, the Ministry will
endeavour to respond to your request no later than 28 September 2020,
being 20 working days after the day your request was received.  

If we are unable to respond to your request within this time frame, we
will notify you of an extension of that time frame.

If you have any queries related to this request, please do not hesitate to
get in touch.

Ngā mihi

OIA Services
Government Services
Office of the Director-General
Ministry of Health
E: [email address]

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Kia ora Mr Hooton

Thank you for your request for official information, received on 31 August
2020 requesting:

 Under the OIA, I request all advice given by the COVID-19 Technical
Advisory Group, on or between 1 August 2020 and 1 September 2020, on the
desirability or otherwise of testing asymptomatic people for Covid-19 .

The Ministry of Health has decided to extend the period of time available
to respond to your request under section 15A of the Official Information
Act 1982 (the Act) as further consultation is required.

You can now expect a response to your request on, or before, 7 October
2020.

You have the right, under section 28 of the Act, to ask the Ombudsman to
review my decision to extend the time available to respond to your
request.

Nga mihi

OIA Services
Government Services
Office of the Director-General
Ministry of Health
E: [email address]

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Kia ora

Please find attached a letter regarding your request for information.

Ngā mihi

OIA Services
Government Services
Office of the Director-General
Ministry of Health
E: [email address]

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