16 September 2020
45 Pipitea Street, Thorndon, Wellington 6011
PO Box 805, Wellington 6140
Phone +64 4 495 7200
Fax +64 4 382 3589
Email [email address]
Your Official Information Act request OIA 2021-0018
I write regarding your Official Information Act (Act) request, which was received by the
Department of Internal Affairs (Department) on 10 September 2020.
You have requested:
1. Do you still own the property at 23 Bolton Street?
If you do not own this property, could you please confirm the price that the property was sold
for, and when. If you do still own this property – what is it used for?
1. The Department of Internal Affairs is the current owner of the property at 23 Bolton Street,
Wellington. It is currently utilised as a Ministerial Residence.
If you would like to discuss these parts of your request further, or if you have any feedback or
questions about the Department’s response, we invite you to contact us directly at [email address].
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.
General Manager Property Group
Organisational Capability and Services
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