Communication with Aspect Furniture Ltd

Peter Banksia made this Official Information request to Ministry of Justice

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From: Peter Banksia

Dear Ministry of Justice,

Under the terms of the Official Information Act, I would like to request;

- Details of the Ministry's relationship with Aspect Furniture and/or Aspect Furniture Systems Limited including an itemised list of all orders/purchases made by the Ministry from the company in the last ten years, including product type and it's total cost, and whether or not an existing relationship exists between the Ministry and the company in regards to the purchase of furniture.

- The relevant Ministry policies that include guidance/rules around the purchasing of furniture.

- Details of any gifts received by the Ministry or any Ministry employee or contractor, directly from the company or from individuals named Richard Simmons, Andrew Simmons, or Neville Simmons.

Yours faithfully,

Peter Banksia

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Hi Peter


Sorry for the delay in acknowledging your OIA request on Aspect Furniture


A response is due to you by 1/05/2023.


Ngā mihi,

Communications Services
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Dear Mr Banksia


Attached is the response to your request of 29 March 2023.




Ministerial Relations & Services


Ministerial Relations and Services

Governance & Assurance

Tel +64 4 918 8800
Justice Centre | Aitken Street

DX Box SX 10088 | Wellington

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