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Chief Ombudsman announces advisory group of rangatira
Thu 12 Dec 2019
Chief Ombudsman, Peter Boshier, announced today the establishment of a panel of Māori advisers made up of prominent experts and rangatahi leaders.
Chief Ombudsman revisits Not a game of hide and seek
Wed 11 Dec 2019
The Chief Ombudsman is launching a new inquiry into whether central government agencies have addressed any weaknesses identified in a landmark investigation five years ago.
OIA and LGOIMA requests over the holidays
Wed 4 Dec 2019
By law, when you ask an agency for official information they have to respond to your request as soon as reasonably practicable and no later than 20 working days after they got it.
Tauranga and Porirua City Councils in next round of LGOIMA practice investigations
Tue 3 Dec 2019
Chief Ombudsman Peter Boshier has announced a further two self-initiated investigations into the official information practices of selected councils.
30 years of the OIA in NZ
Mon 1 Jul 2013
30 years ago today, on 1 July 1983, the Official Information Act (OIA) came into force.
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