Advice on creation of Minister of National Security and Intelligence

Alex Harris made this Official Information request to Prime Minister

The request was refused by Prime Minister.

From: Alex Harris

Dear Prime Minister,

Today the Prime Minister announced the creation of a new Minister of National Security and Intelligence ("National Security and Intelligence role created", NZ Govt, 6 october 2014). I would like to request the following information under the OIA:

* all advice and communications on the cretion of the role of Minister of National Security and Intelligence.

I would prefer to receive an electronic response. Queries about
this request will be automatically forwarded to me by the website.

With regards to s12 of the OIA, I am an NZ citizen and in NZ.

Yours faithfully,

Alex Harris

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From: J Key (MIN)
Prime Minister

On behalf of the Prime Minister, Rt Hon John Key, thank you for your


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The fact that you have taken the time to write is appreciated.  You can be
assured that your views will be noted.



Yours sincerely

The Office of the Prime Minister



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Luke C left an annotation ()

That's fairly wide in scope. It will probably include the models that the officials looked at, per the press release (

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