16 August 2012
[FYI request #496 email]
Dear Jenny Graves
On behalf of Gabriel Makhlouf, Secretary to the Treasury, I acknowledge receipt of
your letter requesting:
“...information provided to employees that sets out
role, operating framework, what they can and cannot do, expectations when
working in a Ministers’ Offices in the position
as a Private Secretary (or like position) and employee/s in the Office of the
Leader of the Opposition. This may include - among
information - a guide, a manual or rule book.
Please provide a list of positions located in Ministers’ Offices occupied by
Treasury employees, and in what Office's employees they
are located. Please also provide a list documents provided to the employees
who currently occupy these positions. Please also provide
these documents. If any are withheld, please state the ground and the reason
for not providing it.
Please also provide a list of all documents - title, date, subject
- that the Treasury employee in the Leader of the Opposition's Office have
provided or was requested to provide to the Leader of
the Office (or his associates) in the last 3 days - ie 13 to 15 August 2012.”
Your request was received by the Treasury on 16 August 2012 and will be dealt with in
accordance with the provisions of the Official Information Act.
Maxine O'Neil Ministerial Coordinator