Resources

The Minister of Resources 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

April 2024

Tracking number Title Date received by Minister Author
2324-2598 Title withheld: Confidential advice to Government 2 April MBIE
2324-2693 Meeting with the Aggregate and Quarry Association on 8 April 2024 4 April MBIE
2324-2728 2024.04.08 Weekly Report – Resources Portfolio 5 April MBIE
2324-2877 Meeting with New Zealand Aluminium Smelter 5 April MBIE
2324-2823 Quarterly meeting with Energy Resources Aotearoa on 8 May 2024 9 April MBIE
2324-2871 Title withheld: Confidential advice to Government 9 April MBIE
2324-2971 Title withheld: Confidential advice to Government 11 April MBIE
2324-2729 2024.04.15 Weekly Report – Resources Portfolio 12 April MBIE
2324-2955 Meeting with Chris Bumby, Chief Scientist/Engineer – Materials from Robinson Research Institute on 15 April 2024 12 April MBIE
2324-2983 Title withheld: Confidential advice to Government 12 April MBIE
2324-2982 Proactive Release of Resources & Assoc Energy Paper titles – March 2024 17 April MBIE
2324-2217 Title withheld: Confidential advice to Government 18 April MBIE
2324-2730 2024.04.22 Weekly Report – Resources Portfolio 19 April MBIE
2324-3082 Non-commercial gold mining – comparisons and other additional information 19 April MBIE
2324-2046 2023/24 Supplementary and 2024/25 Main Estimates – Vote BSI- Resources 23 April MBIE
2324-3029 Meeting with academics at the University of Auckland on Wednesday, 1 May 2024 24 April MBIE
2324-3140 Title withheld: Confidential advice to Government 24 April MBIE
2324-2731 2024.04.29 Weekly Report – Resources Portfolio 26 April MBIE

March 2024

Tracking number Title Date received by Minister Author
2324-2258 2024.03.04 Weekly Report – Resources Portfolio 1 March MBIE
2324-2346 Permit Application Processing Timeframes 1 March MBIE
2324-2259 2024.03.11 Weekly Report – Resources Portfolio 8 March MBIE
2324-2326 Quarterly meeting with Energy Resources Aotearoa on 18 March 2024 8 March MBIE
2324-2476 Draft speech for discussion Vision for New Zealand's Minerals Future 8 March MBIE
2324-2462 Meeting with Riverside Energy 13 March 2024 11 March MBIE
2324-2303 Title withheld: Confidential advice to Government 12 March MBIE
2324-2504 Draft Talking Points for Meeting with Taurus Funds Management on 21 March 2024 14 March MBIE
2324-2138 Title withheld: Confidential advice to Government 15 March MBIE
2324-2260 2024.03.18 Weekly Report – Resources Portfolio 15 March MBIE
2324-2560 Tui oil field issues and related matters 15 March MBIE
2324-2509 Title withheld: Confidential advice to Government 19 March MBIE
2324-2386 Proposed work programme for natural hydrogen development in New Zealand 19 March MBIE
2324-2554 Meeting with Hon Tama Potaka 19 March MBIE
2324-2522 Fast Track Independent Projects Panel 20 March MBIE
2324-2261 2024.03.25 Weekly Report – Resources Portfolio 22 March MBIE
2324-2292 Six-monthly Performance Report to Ministers, July-December 2023: Resources Portfolio 25 March MBIE
2324-2523 Delegation of Statutory Powers and Functions under the Crown Minerals Act 1991 and associated legislation 25 March MBIE
2324-2691 Meeting with Graymont NZ on 27 March 2024 25 March MBIE
2324-2510 Title withheld: Confidential advice to Government 26 March MBIE
2324-2586 Additional policy options for the development of the critical minerals list 26 March MBIE
2324-2755 Title withheld: Confidential advice to Government 27 March MBIE
2324-2727 2024.04.02 Weekly Report – Resources Portfolio 28 March MBIE

February 2024

Tracking number Title Date received by Minister Author
2324-1793 2024.02.05 Weekly Report – Resources Portfolio 2 February MBIE
2324-1888 Title withheld: Confidential advice to Government 2 February MBIE
2324-1896 Minister Jones Speech for the Energy Resources Aotearoa Breakfast 15 February 2024 2 February MBIE
2324-1794 2024.02.12 Weekly Report – Resources Portfolio 9 February MBIE
2324-1837 Meeting with Horizon Oil, 15 February 2024 9 February MBIE
2324-1597 2024 Legislation Programme – Resources Portfolio 9 February MBIE
2324-1991 Global ‘critical’ mineral production  9 February MBIE
2324-1918 Meeting with New Zealand Steel 9 February MBIE
2324-1621 Joint Ministers Breakfast with Energy Resources Aotearoa on 15 February 2024 12 February MBIE
2324-1704 Enabling natural hydrogen exploration in New Zealand  12 February MBIE
2324-1899 Targeted consultation on draft Crown Minerals Act 1991 change of control of operator regulations 12 February  MBIE
2324-2014 Meeting with Westside Corporation on Thursday 15 February 2024 14 February MBIE
2324-1761 Policy settings for enabling offshore oil and gas exploration 15 February MBIE
2324-2085 Title withheld: Confidential advice to Government 15 February  MBIE
2324-2137 Meeting with NZbioforestry  19 February MBIE
2324-2162 Title withheld: Confidential advice to Government 20 February MBIE
2324-2179 Meeting with Tina Schirr (BusinessNZ Energy Council) 22 February MBIE
2324-1993 Permit Tier System Review – Issues & Options  23 February MBIE
2324-1796 2024.02.26 Weekly Report – Resources Portfolio  23 February MBIE
2324-2169 Minister Jones site visit to Santana Minerals Bendigo-Ophir project – 1 March 2024   26 February MBIE
2324-1946 Introductory Meeting with OMV in Wellington on Tuesday 27 February 2024  26 February MBIE
2324-2171 Minister Jones’ Speech for the Downstream Energy Conference 6 March 2024   26 February MBIE
2324-2177 Dinner with Resources and Energy Stakeholders on 29 February 2024  27 February MBIE
2324-2130 Meeting with Methanex 7 March 2024  27 February  MBIE
2324-2322 Fast Track Legislation Ministerial meeting 27 February 2024  27 February  MBIE

January 2024

Tracking number Title Date received by Minister Author
2324-1483 Responding to an enquiry regarding permitting for Aotea stone 12 January MBIE
2324-1567 Title withheld: Confidential advice to Government 15 January MBIE
2324-1605 Priorities letter for the Prime Minister: Draft Resources priorities 17 January MBIE
2324-1439 Proactive Release of the Resources Briefing to Incoming Minister 17 January MBIE
2324-1059 The role of energy in the second Emissions Reduction Plan 18 January MBIE
2324-1604 Approach to Westech orphan wells 18 January MBIE
2324-1067 Hard-to-Electrify activities 18 January MBIE
2324-1505 2024.01.22 Weekly Report – Resources Portfolio 19 January MBIE
2324-1603 Meeting with Straterra and mining industry stakeholders 23 January 2024 19 January MBIE
2324-1656 Meeting with Parkwind 26 Jan 2024 24 January MBIE
2324-1599 Work programme for the proposed Crown Minerals Amendment Bill 25 January MBIE
2324-1504 2024.01.29 Weekly Report – Resources Portfolio 26 January MBIE
2324-1611 Meeting with Energy Resources Aotearoa in Wellington on Thursday 1 February 2024 29 January MBIE

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Resources – 2023

Titles of documents the Minister of Resources received from MBIE in 2023.

Last updated: 23 May 2024