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02 June 2023 
Official Information Request No. 8140011832 
 (Please quote this in any correspondence) 
Campbell Larsen 
By email – [email address] 
Tēnā koe Campbell 
Local Government Official Information and Meetings Act 1987 
Re: open letter to mobile providers 
I refer to your email, which we received on 20 April 2023, requesting copies of correspondence 
sent  and received by the office of Mayor Wayne Brown regarding mobile black spots in 
Your request and our response are below. 
Hi Official Information - this is to request under the Local Government Official 

Information and Meetings Act 1987 a copy of the open letter sent to the heads of 
2degrees, Spark and One (formerly Vodafone) referred to in the RNZ article here:
Please see attached letter, titled “2degrees Spark NZ and Vodafone NZ re Fixing Mobile 
Phone Service in Auckland Council Region” 
This is to also request copies of any response or replies he received from these 

organisations/ individuals.  
Please see attached letters: 
-  “From Vodafone” 
-  “From Spark NZ” 
-  “From 2degrees” 
-  “From NZ Telecommunications” 
Also this is to request copies of any other correspondence between Mayor Brown and 

council or CCO staff on the topic of mobile black spots, in particular those 
communications that relate to Auckland Council bylaws, policies or operations. 
Please see attached email “Fixing Mobile Phone Service in Auckland Region” 
The decision by Auckland Council to release the information contained in this response was 
made by Rose Leonard, Manager Governance Services. 
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You have the right to seek an investigation and review of this response by the Ombudsman. 
Information about how to make a complaint is available at or 
freephone 0800 802 602. 
If you have any questions please contact me on 09 301 0101, quoting Official Information 
Request No. 8140011832. 
Ngā mihi 
Sarah Parry-Crooke 
Senior Privacy & Official Information Business Partner 
Governance Services 
Private Bag 92300, Auckland 1142 | | Ph 09 301 0101