Requests made online: A guide to requests made through fyi.org.nz and social media
This guide deals with OIA and LGOIMA requests made through fyi.org.nz (FYI) and social media websites like Twitter and Facebook.
The guide covers:
- What are FYI, Twitter and Facebook?
- Can requests be made this way?
- Who is the requester and why do they want the information?
- Establishing eligibility under the OIA
- When are online requests received for the purpose of calculating the maximum response date?
- Advice for agencies
- Advice for requesters