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Education New Zealand 
11 August 2021 
Manapou ki te Ao 
Level 5, Lambton House 
160 Lambton Quay 
Matthew Chipping 
PO Box 12041 
[FYI request #16355 email] 
Wellington 6144 
New Zealand 
P:  +64 4 472 0788 
Dear Mr Chipping, 
E:  [email address] 
Official Information Act 1982 request – ENZ interactions with Research 
New Zealand 
I acknowledge receipt of your official information request to Education New 
Zealand, dated 9 August 2021, which asks the following questions:  
1.  Has your agency contracted work to Research New Zealand in the last 
five years? 
2.  If so, did you provide private information or data on individuals to 
Research New Zealand? 
3.  If so, what agreements did you make with Research New Zealand 
regarding privacy and data retention? 
4.  Have you been notified of any data breaches, security issues, or 
privacy issues with Research New Zealand? 
We will endeavour to respond to your request as soon as possible and in any 
event no later than Monday 6 September 2021, being 20 working days after the 
day your request was received. If we are unable to respond to your request by 
then, we will notify you of an extension of that timeframe. 
Your request is being handled by my team. If you have any queries, please feel 
free to contact us on [Education NZ request email]. If any additional factors 
come to light which are relevant to your request, please do not hesitate to 
contact us so that these can be taken into account.  
Please note that it is our policy to proactively release our responses to official 
information requests, where possible. We do not publish requesters’ personal 
information. We will let you know when we respond to your request if we intend 
to publish it. Please contact us if you have any questions about this.  
Yours sincerely 
Di Solomon  
Director, Government and Stakeholders Relations