80 The Terrace
PO Box 2133
Phone +64 4 496 3600
10 May 2018
By email: [FYI request #7792 email]
Dear Alan Information Request – Makara Fire on the Chatham Islands
I am writing to acknowledge receipt of your information request, dated 9 May 2018 for
information relating to the Makara Fire on the Chatham Islands.
In accordance with section 15 of the Official Information Act 1982 we will try to respond to your
request as soon as possible and in any event no later than 20 working days after the day your
request was received. If we are unable to respond to your request by then, we will notify you of
an extension of that timeframe.
We will contact you if we require further information to clarify, or to enable us to process, your
request. If any additional factors come to light which are relevant to your request, please do not
hesitate to contact us so that these can be taken into account.
Ministerial Services Coordinator, Office of the Chief Executive