Official Information Act

OIA responses

Responses to selected Official Information Act (OIA) requests received by the Ministry are published here.

These responses provide information released under the provisions of the OIA and indicate if information is withheld and why.

Date Details of the request Download/View
28 Aug 2018 Statistics on reports of concern and family violence referrals and
information about our joint protocol with NZ Police
OIA Response (PDF 1.15MB)
17 Aug 2018 Information about the contracts between Oranga Tamariki and contracted
care services
OIA Response (PDF 596KB)
27 Jul 2018 Information on Minutes referred to the Chief Executive OIA Response (PDF 236KB)
27 Jul 2018 Insights – Voices of Children, Caregivers, Social Workers and Parents OIA Response (PDF 10.9MB)
27 Jul 2018 Statistics on the number of times Judge Black has asked for the CE to be notified of court minutes OIA Response (PDF 236KB)
10 Jul 2018 Information relating to Evidential Video Interviews involving Oranga Tamariki  OIA Response (PDF 364KB)
4 Jul 2018 Information and statistics about section 132 reports across New Zealand for 2017 and 2018 OIA Response (PDF 1.67KB)
27 Jun 2018 Request for a copy of the submission made by Oranga Tamariki to the Royal Commission on Historical Abuse in State Care regarding its Terms of Reference OIA Response (PDF 416KB)
17 Oct 2017 Response, plus supporting documents to a request for a report on the Enhancing Intake Decision-Making Trial run by the Ministry of Social Development in 2016. OIA Response (PDF 1.4MB)

Report of the Enhancing Intake Decision-Making Project (PDF 2.7MB)

Overview and Next Steps for Enhancing Intake Decision-Making Project (PDF 2.7MB)

Aide Memoire about the Enhancing Intake Decision-Making Project (PDF 124KB)

26 Jul 2017 Documents relating to the ‘Social Investment Approach' OIA Response (PDF 4.4 MB)
04 Jul 2017 Copies of the eight documents tabled in the Expert Advisory Panel Final Report OIA Response (PDF 1.4 MB)
23 Jun 2017 Report: Building on Strengths: Evaluating current support systems for kinship care in New Zealand - An exploratory study OIA Response (PDF 2.4MB)