Office of the Ombudsman | August 15, 2018
Next year, New Zealand’s compliance with the United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (Disability Convention) will be reviewed. We want your views!
Office of the Ombudsman | July 25, 2018
Chief Ombudsman Peter Boshier has asked Auckland Council to apologise to Radio New Zealand over the way the Council dealt with a request for official information.
Office of the Ombudsman | July 5, 2018
Chief Ombudsman Peter Boshier has welcomed today’s decision by the Christchurch City Council to release the information regarding the cost of the digital touch-wall in its new library.
Office of the Ombudsman | June 18, 2018
Read our new guide on frivolous or vexatious requests
Office of the Ombudsman | June 14, 2018
The Chief Ombudsman Peter Boshier is to conduct a formal investigation into two complaints from Auckland Councillors about the release of the central city stadium reports.
Office of the Ombudsman | June 6, 2018
The Office of the Ombudsman will soon be monitoring the treatment of patients in privately run aged care facilities and detainees in court cells, which amounts to a major expansion of the Office's work and mandate.
June 1, 2018
The autumn 2018 edition of the Ombudsman Quarterly Review is here now.
Office of the Ombudsman | June 1, 2018
MBIE had an OIA week (9-13 April) to focus on lifting its performance and improving the quality of the OIA work it does. This is the keynote address from Chief Ombudsman Peter Boshier.
Office of the Ombudsman | May 11, 2018
How do we strike the right balance between enabling confidential consideration of free and frank advice, and enabling the public to access official information to support open government? Chief Ombudsman Peter Boshier discusses in a new Victoria University Policy Quarterly article.
April 24, 2018
Ombudsman Leo Donnelly today released his Final Opinion concerning aircraft landing limits for Ngapunatoru Plateau in Fiordland National Park.
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