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A.j sheppard made this Official Information request to Jacinda Ardern

The request was refused by Jacinda Ardern.

From: A.j sheppard

Dear Jacinda Ardern,

It is of great interest to the public to ensure the prime minister abides by her own advice and rules through covid times especially due to the fact you travel lots and interacts with thousands of members of the public.

I request the following information about the prime minister.

1.How many covid 19 tests has the prime minister undergone since february 2020?
Have all the tests been pcr/ nasal swab or some other test (rapid antigen etc)?

2.How many scans of the covid 19 tracer app has the prime minister made since the introduction of the app?

3.Can you please provide a monthly breakdown as to the number/amount of qr scans/sign ins the prime minister has made via the covid 19 tracer app each month since it has been in use?

5.Has the prime minister ever returned a positive result for a covid 19 test of any kind including any false positive results?

Yours faithfully,

A.j sheppard

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From: Rt Hon Jacinda Ardern

Kia ora

 

Thank you for taking the time to get in touch with Prime Minister Jacinda
Ardern.

 

If you are writing about an issue relating to COVID-19, mental health,
Immigration, housing or benefit assistance, here's a list of links that
you might find helpful:

 

 

For queries around Managed Isolation availability  and/or exemptions:
miq.govt.nz

 

If you are overseas and need assistance please contact your nearest New
Zealand Embassy or Consulate. Contact details are listed in each
destination page on the SafeTravel website: 
[1]https://www.safetravel.govt.nz/news/covi...
  . For urgent consular assistance after-hours please contact +64 99 20 20
20 (monitored 24 hours a day).

 

For immigration and visa advice: contact the call centre which is open 
6:00am Monday to midnight on Saturday (NZT).
[2]https://www.immigration.govt.nz/contact  

 

For urgent housing or benefit enquiries:

∙             Call 0800 559 009 (for under 65)

∙             Call 0800 552 002 (for over 65)

 

If you need treatment or support for your health or wellbeing, the
following options are available.

 

Healthline – You can call Healthline for health advice on freephone 0800
611 116 at any time, 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Healthline staff
can advise you on the best thing to do in your situation, including which
services are near you and open.

 

1737 – If you need to talk to someone about how you are feeling, you can
call or text 1737 for free at any time to talk to a trained counsellor.

 

Mental health crisis teams – If you are concerned that someone is going to
hurt themselves or someone else, you can call your local mental health
crisis team. A full list of numbers is available here:
[3]www.health.govt.nz/your-health/services-and-support/health-care-services/mental-health-services/crisis-assessment-teams

 

For Police assistance In an emergency call 111.

For everything else use 105.

You can also make a report online at 105.police.govt.nz 

 

We hope that one of the above links helps answer your question, if not we
will try to get back to you as soon as possible.

Thank you again

 

 

Office of the Prime Minister

 

 

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From: Rt Hon Jacinda Ardern

I am writing on behalf of the Prime Minister, Jacinda Ardern, to acknowledge receipt of your Official Information Act request.

Your request will be responded to under the provisions of the Official Information Act 1982.
Please note under Section 2(1) of the Act, days in the period commencing 25 December 2021 through to 15 January 2022, are not counted as working days.
Yours sincerely

Dinah Okeby
Office of the Prime Minister

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Chuck Schooner left an annotation ()

Likely will be rejected based on request for personal information. Ironic isn't it that she is above the current laws she implements.

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From: J Ardern (MIN)
Jacinda Ardern


Attachment 22.12.2021 Letter to Sheppard PMO 2021 319.pdf
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Tēnā koe,

 

On behalf of Raj Nahna, I attach a letter in response to your OIA request.

 

Ngā mihi,

 

Private Secretary (Executive Support)

Office of the Prime Minister

Authorised by Rt. Hon Jacinda Ardern MP, Parliament Buildings, Wellington

 

 

 

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From: J Ardern (MIN)
Jacinda Ardern


Attachment 22.12.2021 Letter to Sheppard PMO 2021 319.pdf
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Tēnā koe,

 

On behalf of Raj Nahna, I attach a letter in response to your OIA request.

 

Ngā mihi,

 

Private Secretary (Executive Support)

Office of the Prime Minister

Authorised by Rt. Hon Jacinda Ardern MP, Parliament Buildings, Wellington

 

 

 

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