Official Information Act (OIA)
KNZ is subject to the Official Information Act 1982 (OIA). The OIA gives New Zealanders the right to request official information (for further information please visit Requests for official information | Ombudsman New Zealand).
If you are looking for information that is not publicly available on the KNZ website you can make an official information request.
To make a request, please email, phone or write to us with specific details of the information you are looking for, along with your contact details.
Post: PO Box 4683, Mount Maunganui South, 3149
Phone: 07 572 3685
KNZ will respond to your request no later than 20 working days after receiving the request. In some cases we may need to ask for an extension, in which case we will contact you. KNZ may also charge for Official Information Act requests in accordance with the Ombudsman guidelines (Charging: A guide to charging for official information under the OIA and LGOIMA | Ombudsman New Zealand).
KNZ publish selected information and documents that have been released in response to an OIA request. We have made this information available to provide additional resources for those seeking information and to improve transparency. Some of the information displayed will have information withheld in accordance with the OIA.