IPT Statistics

Ryan S made this Official Information request to Ministry of Justice

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From: Ryan S

Dear Ministry of Justice,

On the Second of July this year I made a request to your Ministry regarding IPT Statistics

In your response by Jacquelyn Shannon Reference: 63282 you stated that you would not be releasing the information to Questions 1-3 of my questions as it was withheld under Section 18(d) of the OIA act.
You would not release questions 4-6 for reasons which I accept.

I note that it has now been over 4 months since that request was made and the information has not been made public in regards to questions 1-3. You appear to have failed in your duty to uphold your obligations under the Official Information Act.

I once again request this information in accordance with the Act. I trust that the Ministry will act appropriately this time or I will forward this issue to the Ombudsman.

"In a document published on your website regarding the Statistics of the Immigration Protection Tribunal(IPT) called IPT-2016-Annual-Report on page 14 of that report it has a table breaking down the various types of appeals and outcomes it has made judgement on in the past year. I request the following information in regard to this years statistics

1. In the past 12 months how many appeals in total have been Declined, Allowed and Referred to the Minister

2. In the past 12 months how many appeals have been Declined, Allowed and Referred to the Minister for the Residence Category

3. In the past 12 months how many appeals have been Declined, Allowed and Referred to the Minister for the Refugee & Protection Category"

Thank You

Yours faithfully,

Ryan S

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Ministry of Justice

Good morning Ryan,

Acknowledging receipt of your request under the OIA for information regarding IPT statistics. You can expect a response on or before 4 December 2017.

Kind regards,

Claire O'Connor
Advisor | Official Correspondence
Ministry of Justice | Tāhū o te Ture

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Hi Ryan


Please find attached  response to your OIA request regarding the
Immigration and Protection Tribunal.







[1]Description: Description: Description: Antony Paltridge
Team Leader (Media and
External Relations) |
Communication Services
DDI: +64 4 918 8980









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