Housing Accord - Hamilton City Council
From: Brian Croad
Dear Minister for Building and Housing,
An Order in Council has been made to include Hamilton City Council in Schedule 1 to the Housing Accords and Special Housing Areas Act 2013 effective from 8th January 2015.
Section 9(2) of the Act requires the Minister to be satisfied that Hamilton city is experiencing significant housing supply and affordability issues. S9(3) of the Act sets out the matters the Minister must and may have regard to.
Please provide copies of all reports the Minister had regard to and/or took into account in satisfying himself that S9 of the Act had been met.
General Manager | City Environments Group
Hamilton City Council
From: N Smith
On behalf of the Hon Dr Nick Smith, thank you for your email. Our office
receives hundreds of emails each week on Environment, Building and Housing
and Nelson issues.
We do our best to give each the attention they deserve.
Your email will be considered by the Minister and a response sent as soon
Office of Hon Dr Nick Smith
Hon Dr Nick Smith
MP for Nelson
Minister for the Environment
Minister for Building and Housing
Private Bag 18041 | Parliament Buildings | Wellington 6160 | New Zealand
From: Charlotte Kirby Thomson
Dear Mr Croad,
Thank you for your Official Information Act request to Hon Dr Nick Smith,
Minister for Building and Housing, below. Your request has been placed
before the Minister for his consideration. You may expect a response to
your request within 20 working days.
For your information, the definition of “working day” under the Official
Information Act does not include weekends, a number of public holidays and
“a day in the period commencing with 25 December in any year and ending
with 15 January in the following year.”
Charlotte Kirby Thomson
Private Secretary (Building and Housing)
Office of the Hon Dr Nick Smith, Minister for Building and Housing
Ph: 04 817 9095 or 027 706 5740|
Suite 5.3L, Executive Wing, Parliament Buildings, Wellington
From: Brian Croad
Dear Charlotte Kirby Thomson,
Thank you for your email reply received on 29 January 2015.
I am happy for you to close this request off now and mark it complete.