Kāinga Ora proactively releases Cabinet papers, advice to ministers and other documents used to assist the Government. Some documents may contain redacted information made in accordance with the Official Information Act 1982 and the Privacy Act 2020.

Kāinga Ora Official Information Act Policy and Proactive Release Policy

Proactive Release Policy POL 393 [PDF, 315 KB]

Official Information Act Policy POL 392 [PDF, 237 KB]

Impact of COVID-19 and financial sustainability of Kāinga Ora

COVID-19 and its ongoing effects are impacting the construction sector and house building nationwide. Kāinga Ora, like the private sector, is not immune to these pressures. Advice on how we are responding to these headwinds has been provided in a series of papers (ad hocs) and briefing notes to the Minister of Housing.

An overview and Q&As [PDF, 812 KB] about the papers is available. As this provides important context, it’s recommended this material is read before studying the papers below.

Briefings to the Minister

Cabinet papers

These documents do not necessarily reflect the current status of the content.  Where necessary, redactions have been made in accordance with the Official Information Act 1982 and the Privacy Act 2020.

Where information has been withheld, no public interest has been identified that would outweigh the reason for withholding it. The relevant OIA grounds that apply to these documents primarily include, but are not limited to:

  • Section 9(2)(a) to protect the privacy of natural persons
  • Section 9(2)(f)(iv) to protect the confidentiality of advice tendered by Minister’s if the Crown and officials
  • Section 9(2)(g)(i) to maintain the effective conduct of public affairs through the free and frank expression of opinion
  • Section 9(2)(h) to maintain legal professional  privilege

Proposed offsite manufacturing (OSM) supply programme - Minister release [PDF, 1.4 MB] and Minute of Decision [PDF, 726 KB]

Page updated: 14 June 2024