A response that Jacqui Dean MP (National, Waitaki) got from DoC. “I thought I’d share the response I received to an Official Information Act (OIA) request for DoC briefing papers. So much for being an open and transparent Government 🙄

She can appeal to the Ombudsman, but can’t expect that to be resolved quickly. We’re still waiting for our complaint about KCDC secrecy over its dealings with Air Chathams to be addressed after 8 months. —Eds