Request information


You can request information that Police holds about you, or a third party, or Police as an agency. This information will be processed under the Official Information Act 1982 or the Privacy Act depending on the kind of information you are requesting.

You may find that the information you want is already available:

If you can’t find what you are looking for, you can request the information.

Request information about yourself (Privacy Act)

The Privacy Act enables you to request information about yourself. You do not have to be a citizen or permanent resident, or be in New Zealand to request it. … More

Request other information (Official Information Act)

The Official Information Act 1982 (or OIA), enables you to make a request for official information held by government agencies, including New Zealand Police. … More