Release of Information to other agencies
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From: David Carlos
Dear Ministry of Justice,
My name is David I want to know if a person is charged with any offence and is found guilty and if he gets a DISCHARGE WITHOUT CONVICTION S106, Will his information/details about incident be still held in Police database/records/courts? And will that information/other details can be released to other agency like MBIE/Immigration without concent of the person involved?
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Kia ora David,
We acknowledge receipt of your OIA.
This has been forwarded onto the relevant business unit to respond to.
You can expect a response by 25 January 2021.
Nāku, nā Alison
Alison Grant (she/her)
Media Advisor | Communications Services
Ministry of Justice | Tāhū o te Ture
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