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john luke made this Official Information request to Department of Internal Affairs

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From: john luke

Dear Department of Internal Affairs,

I would like to request a list of vacancy (ministerial appointment only, e.g. board member, Lay member, Trustee etc) that the nomination period has been closed but still under consideration by the DIA or relevant Minister.

In your list, can you please included the date that vacancy been advertised, what method you have used to publicly advertise the position and when the vacancy been closed as well.

Also, I would like to know if you have any future opening in 2022. e.g. the position that will call for nomination in the year of 2022 or in the process of obtaining Minster approval to start the recruitment process.

Yours faithfully,

john luke

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Department of Internal Affairs

Tçnâ koe,


Thank you for contacting the Department of Internal Affairs.  You have
contacted us during the annual public service OIA closedown period, which
spans 24 December 2021 to 15 January 2022. 


During this period, all Official Information Act processing is suspended.

If you are making a new Official Information Act (OIA) request for
information held by the Department, Your request will be received by the
Department when OIA processing resumes on Monday the 17th January 2022. 
You can check the time limit for the Department’s response in the
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Nâku noa, nâ


OIA Performance and Practice

Te Urûngi Organisational Strategy and Performance

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PO Box 805, Wellington 6140, New Zealand




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Tçnâ koe John,

Thank you for your OIA request to the Department of Internal Affairs (included with this email). Your request was made during the closedown period of government Official Information Act processing (24 December to 15 January inclusive), so is deemed to be received as of the first working day after OIA processing resumes, 17 January 2022.

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Please note that in cases where the Department’s response provides information that is identified to be of general public interest, the response may also be published on the Department of Internal Affairs website. If the Department publishes its response to your OIA request, all personal information, including your name and contact details, will be removed.

Nâku, nâ

Michelle Reed (she/her)  
Kaitohutohu Ârahi, te Ture Pârongo Ôkawa | Lead Advisor Official Correspondence 
Te Urûngi | Organisational Strategy & Performance
Level 6, 45 Pipitea St | PO Box 805, Wellington 6140, New Zealand |

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