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Information release

Firearms Buyback Scheme Information Release

Issue date: 
Tuesday, 15 October 2019
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Document Date: 
Tuesday, 15 Oct 2019
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Proactive release of documents relating to the development of the firearms buy-back scheme

The Treasury is releasing documents relating to the development of the compensation scheme for firearms, parts and magazines prohibited by the Arms (Prohibited Firearms, Parts and Magazines) Amendment Act 2019, including all Treasury advice provided to the Government and substantive communication with the Office of the Minister of Finance about the scheme.

The release complements a release of information by the New Zealand Police, published on Friday 2 August 2019, covering advice from New Zealand Police to the Government on the scheme and the process of reaching final decisions.

Documents released
DateCreatorTitle
17-03-2019The Treasury
18-03-2019The Treasury; Inland Revenue
19-03-2019The Treasury
20-03-2019The Treasury
21-03-2019The Treasury; Office of the Minister of Finance
21-03-2019The Treasury
27-03-2019The Treasury
29-03-2019The Treasury
04-04-2019The Treasury
04-04-2019The Treasury
04-04-2019The Treasury; Office of the Minister of Finance
05-04-2019The Treasury; Office of the Minister of Finance
08-04-2019The Treasury; Office of the Minister of Finance
08-04-2019The Treasury
09-04-2019The Treasury
14-05-2019The Treasury
21-05-2019The Treasury
26-05-2019The Treasury
28-05-2019The Treasury
17-06-2019The Treasury
25-03-2019The Treasury
17-06-2019The Treasury
19-06-2019The Treasury

Last updated: 
Tuesday, 15 October 2019