This is an HTML version of an attachment to the Official Information request 'Mana whenua of each prison'.

1 March 2021 
R. Tait 
[FYI request #14578 email] 
Tēnā koe R. Tait  
Thank you for your email of 29 January 2021, requesting information regarding 
Corrections’ relationship with mana whenua groups. Your request is being 
considered under the Official Information Act 1982 (OIA). 
Corrections needs to extend the timeframe of our response to your request by 20 
working days, pursuant to section 15A(1)(b) of the OIA, as consultations necessary to 
make a decision on the request are such that a proper response to the request 
cannot reasonably be made within the original time limit. Therefore, you can expect 
to receive a response to your request by 29 March 2021. If you no longer require this 
information, please let us know as soon as possible. 
Please be advised that should you have any concerns regarding this extension you 
have the right to ask an Ombudsman to investigate our decision to extend the 
timeframe. Contact details are: Office of the Ombudsman, PO Box 10152, Wellington 
Ngā mihi 
Robert Jones 
Manager Ministerial Services 
People and Capability