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A Cabinet paper related to 14 February Alert Level changes; National Resurgence Response Plan; two weekly reports

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From: Scott

Dear Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet,

Hope you are well. This is an OIA request for:

One: The Cabinet paper and associated minute related to the decision to move the Auckland Region to COVID-19 Alert Level 3 and the rest of the country to Alert Level 2 on 14 February 2021.

Two: A copy of Cabinet’s National Resurgence Response Plan for COVID-19.

Three: A copy of each of:

-The COVID-19 Weekly Situation Update produced in the period 7-14 February 2021
-The COVID-19 Weekly Monitoring Report produced in the period 7-14 February 2021

Yours faithfully,

Scott

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Kia ora
Thank you for your request for official information received 17 February
2021 for:
"A copy of each of:

-The COVID-19 Weekly Situation Update produced in the period 7-14 February
2021
-The COVID-19 Weekly Monitoring Report produced in the period 7-14
February 2021"

The Ministry's reference number for your request is: H202101428.
As required under the Official Information Act 1982 we will endeavour to
respond to your request no later than 17 March 2021, 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
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From: Scott

Dear Ministry of Health,

Hope you're well. This OIA request was referred to MoH by DPMC. Based on their communication with me, I would like to refine this request:

I now request a copy of all COVID-19 Situation Updates for the period 1 to 14 February 2021.

Yours sincerely,

Scott

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Kia ora Scott, 
Thank you for refining your request for information to:

"a copy of all COVID-19 Situation Updates for the period 1 to 14
February 2021."

We have noted your refinement and we will endeavour to respond to your
request no later than 17 March 2021. If we are unable to respond to your
request within this time frame, we will notify you of an extension of that
time frame.

Ngā mihi 

 

OIA Services 

Government Services 

Office of the Director-General 

Ministry of Health 

E: [1][email address

 

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From: Scott <[FYI request #14684 email]>
Sent: Wednesday, 17 February 2021 16:38
To: OIA Requests <[email address]>
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(Ref:H202101428)
 
Dear Ministry of Health,

Hope you're well. This OIA request was referred to MoH by DPMC. Based on
their communication with me, I would like to refine this request:

I now request a copy of all COVID-19 Situation Updates for the period 1 to
14 February 2021.

Yours sincerely,

Scott

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Kia ora Scott,

 

Thank you for your request for information, received 17 February 2021 for:

 

“The COVID-19 Weekly Situation Update produced in the period 7-14 February
2021”

 

To ensure we are providing you with the correct information, can you
please clarify what weekly situation update you are referring to?  Are you
referring to the COVID-19 SitReps?

 

We look forward to your response.

 

Ngâ mihi

 

OIA Services

Government Services

Office of the Director-General

Ministry of Health

E: [email address]

 

 

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From: Scott

Dear OIA Requests,

Thank you for your reply,

I am referring to any document, produced by the Ministry of Health in the period I specified (1st to 14th February 2021), labelled as a "situation report" or "situation update" for the COVID-19 response.

If it helps to clarify my request further, I am referring to the documents which were released proactively by the government last year, the latest one being dated 7th August 2020, here:

https://covid19.govt.nz/assets/resources...

Thank you,

Scott

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