2 September 2022
Via email: [FYI request #20360 email]
Ref: OIA Y22-778
In response to your Official Information Act 1982 requesting: The dollar amount allocated for inpatient meals/food at Palmerston North Hospital. This
could be a daily, or per meal budget.
We advise as follows:
Health New Zealand Te Pae Hauora o Ruahine o Tararua | MidCentral (previously
MidCentral District Health Board) has a per meal budget of $11.30 at Palmerston North
If you are not satisfied with this response, you have the right to raise any concerns
regarding our response with the Ombudsman – www.ombudsman.parliament.nz or 0800
Please note that this response, or an edited version, may be published on the MidCentral
website ten working days after your receipt of this response.
General Manager, Finance & Corporate Services
PO Box 2056, Palmerston North, 4440
06 350 8061