LGOIMA Responses

Information released under the Local Government Official Information and Meetings Act 1987 (LGOIMA), which may be of interest to the general public, is published here.

Responses to individuals will have their names and contact details redacted to protect their privacy.

Information requested by the media, lobby groups, public sector organisations and MPs will be published. Information specific to an individual and their property will not generally be published.

LGOIMA request statistics

  Requests received Released

Refused / Part refused /
Transferred / Withdrawn

Time extension Average processing time (formal LGOIMA requests)

Media requests

2020/2021           Includes requests dealt
with by Communications
December 2020            
November 2020 10   1     7
October 2020 10 10 0 2 11.8 days 11
September 2020 10 7 5 0 4.4 days 4
August 2020 3 5 0 0 10 days 10
July 2020 7 3 0 0 9.7 days 7

2019/20

          Only includes direct LGOIMA
requests
June 2020 2 1 0 0 17 days 0
May 2020 8 7 0 0 13.71 days 3
April 2020 6 5 1 0 8.2 days 0
March 2020 7 5 2 0 4.6 days 0
February 2020 7 6 1 0 15 days 0
January 2020 2 0 1 0 12 days 2
December 2019 10 3 0 0 12.8 days 3
November 2019 4 3 1 0

8 days

2

 

LGOIMA Responses 2019/20

LGOIMA Responses 2020/2021

Requests withheld / refused / part refused / transferred Reason
Ratepayers Report x 2 Part-transferred, s 12
Hydro Scheme Resource Consents Part-transferred, s 12
Documents pertaining to the purchase of 41 Weld Street, Hokitika  Withheld, s 7(2)(a), (b)(ii), (c)(i), (e) and (i)
Complaints made against Elected Members since their election in 2019 Refused, s 17(e) – No complaints
Council minutes from 28 September 2020 Council Meeting Withheld – s 7(2)(b)(ii), (c)(i), (h) and (i) – Public Excluded minutes
Public Artwork Part-refused – s 17(d)
Regional aviation relevant investments and funding support Transferred – s 12

 

LGOIMA Responses Released

March 2021

February 2021

January 2021

December 2020

November 2020

October 2020

September 2020

August 2020

July 2020