Due to the COVID-19 global pandemic response, the Ministry is experiencing significantly higher volumes of queries and requests for information. This means we may take some time in responding to your request.
To help you locate available information before making an OIA request, there are a series of weblinks available here: links to information held by the Ministry of Health and other agencies
Please refer to the Unite Against Covid-19 website for copies of papers, minutes, and key advice for the decisions the Government has made relating to COVID-19.
Please ensure your request is as clear and specific as you can make it.
The information you request, along with the Ministry response, may be published on this website. Please be assured that should we publish your OIA request, all of your personal details will be withheld.
Only New Zealand citizens, permanent residents, those currently in New Zealand or companies registered in New Zealand may apply.