Media and Communications

The Minister for Media and Communications is proactively releasing the titles of documents received from MBIE.

The following lists are as accurate as possible at the time of publishing and may be updated or added to. This list includes papers received from the Minister’s reporting agency where the Minister is the main recipient. Papers received from other agencies, or where a paper has been referred to the Minister by another Minister, are not included in this list.

Titles of Appointment and Honours Committee (APH) briefings and briefings that accompany responses to Official Information Act requests to the Minister are not included in this list.

Some information has been withheld for the following reasons:

  • National security or defence
  • Commercial information
  • Confidentiality
  • Likely otherwise to damage the public interest
  • Confidential advice to Government
  • Free and frank expression of opinion
  • Legal professional privilege
  • Negotiations

May 2024

Tracking number Title Date received by Minister Author
2324-2776 TUANZ Rural Connectivity Symposium 2024 2 May MBIE
2324-1462 Communications Officials' Weekly Report for week ending 12 May 2024 10 May MBIE
2324-3370 Meeting with the Radio Broadcasters Association 10 May MBIE
2324-1463 Communications Officials' Weekly Report for week ending 19 May 2024 16 May MBIE
2324-3240 Meeting between Ministers about NZ Post Deed of Understanding review, 12pm 23 May 2024 20 May MBIE
2324-3377 Estimates Examination 2024/25 – Proposed Responses to the Standard Estimates Questionnaire for Vote Business, Science and Innovation – Media and Communications Portfolio 21 May MBIE
2324-3567 Meeting with Hon Potaka regarding 600MHz 23 May MBIE
2324-1464 Communications Officials' Weekly Report for week ending 26 May 2024 23 May MBIE
2324-3429 Meeting with New Zealand Post on review of Deed of Understanding 27 May MBIE
2324-3470 Proactive Release of the Briefing to Incoming Minister for the Media and Communications Portfolio 29 May MBIE
2324-3660 Estimates Examination 2024/25: Proposed Responses to the Estimates Supplementary Written Questions (1-113) 29 May MBIE
2324-3419 Meeting with 2degrees 30 May MBIE
2324-3459 Meeting with Spark 30 May MBIE
2324-3666 Meeting between Hon Potaka and Te Mātāwai regarding 600 MHz 30 May MBIE
2324-1465 Communications Officials' Weekly Report for week ending 2 June 2024 31 May MBIE

April 2024

Tracking number Title Date received by Minister Author
2324-1457 Communications Officials’ Weekly Report – 7 April 2024     4 April MBIE
2324-2817 Meeting with Igneo Infrastructure Partners     4 April MBIE
2324-2902 Follow up to meeting with Māori Spectrum Working Group     9 April MBIE
2324-1588 Radio Spectrum Fee Review      10 April MBIE
2324-1458 Communications Officials’ Weekly Report – 14 April 2024     11 April MBIE
2324-2934 Visit to New Zealand Post’s Auckland Operations Site – 18 April 2024     11 April MBIE
2324-2629 2011 Allocation of Sound Broadcasting Spectrum     17 April MBIE
2324-2957 Visit to Manawatū-Whanganui and New Plymouth WISP sites – 22 and 23 April 2024     17 April MBIE
2324-1459 Communications Officials’ Weekly Report – 21 April 2024     18 April MBIE
2324-2044 2023/24 Supplementary Estimates of Appropriations and 2024/25 Main Estimates: Vote Business, Science and Innovation – Media and Communications portfolio      18 April MBIE
2324-3064 Visit to Shape Energy (with Tū Ātea)     18 April MBIE
Briefing for the incoming Minister for Media and Communications     26 April MBIE

March 2024

Tracking number Title Date received by Minister Author
2324-1390 Title withheld: Confidential advice to Government 1 March MBIE
2324-1453 Communications Officials' Weekly Report for week ending 10 March 2024 7 March MBIE
2324-2227 Q1 Meeting with the New Zealand Telecommunications Forum 13 March MBIE
2324-1454 Communications Officials Weekly Report Week Ending 17 March 2024 13 March MBIE
2324-2549 Title withheld: Confidential advice to Government 13 March MBIE
2324-2501 Q1 meeting with Crown Infrastructure Partners 27 March 2024 20 March MBIE
2324-2533 Meeting with Chorus 20 March MBIE
2324-1010 First meeting with the Māori Spectrum Working Group 20 March MBIE
2324-1455 Communications Officials Weekly Report Week Ending 24 March 2024 20 March MBIE
2324-2291 Performance Report - Media and Communications Portfolio 22 March MBIE
2324-2683 Title withheld: Confidential advice to Government 22 March MBIE
2324-1456 Communications Officials' Weekly Report for week ending 31 March 2024 28 March MBIE

February 2024

Tracking number Title Date received by Minister Author
2324-1739 Budget 2024: Media and Communications portfolio information 2 February MBIE
2324-1338 Meeting with Tech Users Association of New Zealand (TUANZ) 5 February MBIE
2324-1721 Meeting with Tuatahi First Fibre Limited 5 February MBIE
2324-1449 Communications Officials' Weekly Report for week ending 11 February 2024 7 February MBIE
2324-1831 Chorus Sharing Arrangements Transition Plan 2023 9 February MBIE
2324-1496 2024 Legislation Programme: Submission of Bids for Media and Communications Portfolio 12 February MBIE
2324-0964 Meeting with Spark 14 February MBIE
2324-1920 Marae Digital Connectivity – Funding Options 14 February MBIE
2324-1450 Communications Officials' Weekly Report for week ending 18 February 2024 14 February MBIE
2324-1858 Title withheld: Confidential advice to Government 15 February MBIE
2324-1914 Meeting with SpaceX – 29 February 2024 20 February MBIE
2324-1874 2024 MBU Submission - Vote BS&I - Media and Communications Portfolio 21 February MBIE
2324-1390 Title withheld: Confidential advice to Government 21 February MBIE
2324-1919 Meeting with WISPA – 28 February 2024 21 February MBIE
2324-1451 Communications Officials' Weekly Report for week ending 25 February 2024 21 February MBIE
Update on Rural Connectivity Work Programme – February 2024 22 February MBIE
2324-1616 Update on the 24 – 30 GHz project 28 February MBIE
2324-2301 Meeting with Minister for State Owned Enterprises on the NZ Post Deed Review 29 February MBIE
2324-1452 Communications Officials' Weekly Report for week ending 3 March 2024 29 February MBIE

January 2024

Tracking number Title Date received by Minister Author
2324-1485 Meeting with Enable Networks 15 January MBIE
2324-1436 Proactive Release of the Briefing to Incoming Minister for the Media and Communications Portfolio 17 January MBIE
2324-1446 Communications Officials' Weekly Report for week ending 21 January 2024 18 January MBIE
2324-0957 Meeting with 2degrees 25 January MBIE
2324-0965 Meeting with One New Zealand on 1 February 25 January MBIE
2324-1447 Communications Officials' Weekly Report for week ending 28 January 2024 25 January MBIE
2324-1448 Communications Officials' Weekly Report for week ending 4 February 2024 31 January MBIE
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Media and Communications – 2023

Titles of documents the Minister of Media and Communications received from MBIE in 2023.

Digital Economy and Communications

The Digital Economy and and Communications portfolio was replaced by Media and Communications following the 2023 election.

Last updated: 20 June 2024