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PO Box 73 003, Auckland Airport, New Zealand
Phone: 09 927 9000 All general enquiries phone: 0800 428 786
Email: [email address], Website: www.customs.govt.nz
9 April 2019
Ref: OIA 19-084
Oliver Bruce By Email: [FYI request #9861 email]
Dear Oliver, Request for Official Information
Thank you for your email, received by the New Zealand Customs Service (Customs) on
15 March 2019, which makes a request for the following information:
“I am seeking the monthly volume data of imports and exports of electric bikes, electric
scooters and other 'personal electric transport devices' including hover boards, electric
I'd like the data in both $ value and total units on a monthly basis for the last 5 years.”
Your email has been treated as a request for information under the Official Information Act 1982.
In response, please find attached spreadsheet titled ‘OIA 19-084 Lightweight Electric Vehicle Imports
which contains the data you have requested. While the information is considered correct
at the date it was extracted on 18 March 2019, it may be amended or reviewed at any time.
If you have any queries in regard to this response, please contact the Correspondence, Reviews and
Ministerial Servicing Team: [email address].n
Please note that Customs proactively releases responses to Official Information Act requests on our
website. As such, we may publish this response on our website after we have sent it to you. Your
name and contact details will be removed.
Terry Brown Group Manager, Border Operations