I'm researching my family tree and I want to know if you have any information about a person who worked for police many years ago. Can you help?
Any requests seeking information about another person are processed under the Official Information Act. Considerations include
- the privacy of the other person
- how old the information is
- your relationship to the other person.
Learn more about Requesting information about others.
You may complete your request online at http://www.police.govt.nz/oiarequest.
Alternatively, you may download the Request for official information form, or write a letter or email, and deliver your completed request by hand or post or email to your nearest Police station or District Headquarters or Police National Headquarters.
You can expect a reply within 20 working days of receipt of your request, unless an extension of that timeframe is notified.