Any investigations?

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,

i request the following information from prime minister jacinda ardern.

All questions below are requested for the time period of june 1st 2021 through to the present day.
Please note i request no additional information or details except for a simple yes or no response to each question.

Is the prime minister aware of any ongoing criminal investigations or allegations against herself or a close tie that if proven true could potentially tarnish the reputation or integrity of the prime minister or her office?

Has the prime minister been requested by either police or customs to provide a statement on behalf of herself or another person as part of a criminal investigation?

Has the prime ministers cellphone, computer or any other device been subject to a search warrant or forensic examination?

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


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




For urgent queries around Managed Isolation availability and/or exemptions
go to  

Requesting an emergency allocation:

To make a complaint or request a review of your application:
[2] /.


For information on COVID-19, including the latest updates, go to


If you are concerned that someone is not following the COVID-19
requirements, you can report it here:


Information about the COVID-19 Protection Framework can be found here:
 and guidance for businesses can be found here:


Current locations of interest are set out at
. We encourage anyone who has been at one of the locations of interest at
the time specified to self-isolate and call Healthline on 0800 358 5453.


You can find the nearest testing centre to you at
[7]  and your nearest vaccination
centre at [8] . You can
also book your vaccination at [9]
 or by calling 0800 28 29 26.


To get your My Vaccine Pass online head to
[10]  or for help over the phone you can
call 0800 222 478 between 8am and 8pm, 7 days a week. Those pharmacies
giving COVID-19 vaccines can also help with My Vaccine Pass face to face,
and can be found here:


For immigration and visa advice

Contact the call centre which is open  6:00am Monday to midnight on
Saturday (NZT).




For urgent housing or benefit enquiries:

∙             Call 0800 559 009 (for under 65)

∙             Call 0800 552 002 (for over 65)


Information on Work and Income’ opening hours over the Christmas and New
Year Period is available here:


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 all your local mental health
crisis team. A full list of numbers is available here:


For Police assistance in an emergency call 111.


For everything else use 105.

You can also make a report online at [15],


We hope that this information is helpful, 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: J Ardern (MIN)
Jacinda Ardern

Attachment 25.05.2022 Letter to Sheppard PMO 2022 020.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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