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Number Inquiry Name Submission
Sub 003 Immigration settings Adam Irish Sub-003-Adam-Irish.pdf [134 KB]
Sub 075 A fair chance for all Adelphi Motel Sub-075-Adelphi-Motel.pdf [47 KB]
Sub 011 A fair chance for all Adrian Hobson Sub-011-Adrian-Hobson.pdf [60 KB]
Sub 037 A fair chance for all Advocacy Anglican Care South Canterbury Sub-037-Advocacy-Anglican-Care-South-Canterbury.pdf [436 KB]
Sub 067 A fair chance for all Age Concern New Zealand Sub-067-Age-Concern-New-Zealand.pdf [394 KB]
Sub 003 A fair chance for all Alastair Robertson Sub-003-Alastair-Robertson.pdf [116 KB]
Sub 027 Immigration settings Alec Waugh Sub-027-Alec-Waugh.pdf [116 KB]
Sub 052 A fair chance for all Alex Dyer Sub-052-Alex-Dyer.pdf [6.2 MB]
Sub 034 Immigration settings Allan Fong Sub-034-Allan-Fong.pdf [265 KB]
Sub 058 Immigration settings Andrew Turner Sub-058-Andrew-Turner.pdf [64 KB]
Sub 002 Immigration settings Anonymous Sub-002-Anonymous-v2.pdf [159 KB]
Sub 008 Immigration settings Anonymous Sub-008-Anonymous.pdf [111 KB]
Sub 018 Immigration settings Anonymous Sub-018-Anonymous.pdf [49 KB]
Sub 019 A fair chance for all Anonymous Sub-019-Anonymous.pdf [154 KB]
Sub 071 A fair chance for all Anonymous Sub-071-Anonymous-Attachment-1-The-Housing-Crisis.pdf [277 KB]
Sub-071-Anonymous-Attachment-2-Kiwisaver-First-Home-Grant-Flaws.pdf [242 KB]
Sub-071-Anonymous-Attachment-3-Timeline-STRA-EFFECTS-on-Housing.pdf [436 KB]
Sub-071-Anonymous.pdf [118 KB]
Sub 057 A fair chance for all Aotearoa New Zealand Association of Social Workers Sub-057-Aotearoa-New-Zealand-Association-of-Social-Workers.pdf [260 KB]
Sub 009 Immigration settings Archer Wang Sub-009-Archer-Wang.pdf [111 KB]
Sub 068 Immigration settings Archer Wang Sub-068-Archer-Wang.pdf [182 KB]
Sub 064 Immigration settings Ashburton District Council Sub-064-Ashburton-District-Council-v2.pdf [619 KB]
Sub 026 A fair chance for all Asian Family Services Sub-026-Asian-Family-Services.pdf [255 KB]
Sub 040 Immigration settings Association of Salaried Medical Specialists Sub-040-Association-of-Salaried-Medical-Specialists.pdf [198 KB]
Sub 063 A fair chance for all Ben Wybourne Sub-063-Ben-Wybourne.pdf [114 KB]
Sub 043 A fair chance for all Bev James Sub-043-Bev-James.pdf [162 KB]
Sub 037 Immigration settings BNZ Sub-037-BNZ.pdf [214 KB]
Sub 067 Immigration settings Canterbury Employers' Chamber of Commerce Sub-067-Canterbury-Employers-Chamber-of-Commerce.pdf [280 KB]
Sub 073 A fair chance for all Challenge 2000 Sub-073-Challenge-2000.pdf [1.4 MB]
Sub 048 A fair chance for all Child Poverty Action Group Sub-048-Child-Poverty-Action-Group.pdf [437 KB]
Sub 066 Immigration settings ChristchurchNZ Sub-066-ChristchurchNZ.pdf [161 KB]
Sub 072 A fair chance for all Christopher Boxall Sub-072-Christopher-Boxall.pdf [643 KB]
Sub 006 Immigration settings Christopher Horan Sub-006-Christopher-Horan.pdf [16 KB]
Sub 063 Immigration settings Clive Thorp Sub-063-Clive-Thorp.pdf [241 KB]
Sub 054 A fair chance for all COMET Auckland Sub-054-COMET-Auckland.pdf [496 KB]
Sub 081 A fair chance for all Comfort Christchurch Sub-081-Comfort-Christchurch.pdf [61 KB]
Sub 060 A fair chance for all Community Housing Aotearoa Sub-060-Community-Housing-Aotearoa.pdf [224 KB]
Sub 049 A fair chance for all ComVoices Sub-049-ComVoices.pdf [174 KB]
Sub 004 Immigration settings Creative Cuisine Limited Sub-004-Creative-Cuisine-Limited-v2.pdf [91 KB]
Sub 024 Immigration settings D Sub-024-D.pdf [382 KB]
Sub 043 Immigration settings DairyNZ Sub-043-DairyNZ.pdf [683 KB]
Sub 010 Immigration settings David Robinson Sub-010-David-Robinson.pdf [229 KB]
Sub 042 A fair chance for all David Robinson Sub-042-David-Robinson.pdf [135 KB]
Sub 074 A fair chance for all David Sinclair Sub-074-David-Sinclair-attachment-1.pdf [326 KB]
Sub-074-David-Sinclair.pdf [58 KB]
Sub 031 Immigration settings David Wang Sub-031-David-Wang.pdf [22 KB]
Sub 017 A fair chance for all Deborah Robertson Sub-017-Deborah-Robertson.pdf [143 KB]
Sub 057 Immigration settings Dieter Katz Sub-057-Dieter-Katz.pdf [127 KB]
Sub 013 A fair chance for all Don Mckenzie Sub-013-Don-McKenzie.pdf [61 KB]
Sub 034 A fair chance for all Enoch Qualls Sub-034-Enoch-Qualls.pdf [192 KB]
Sub 035 A fair chance for all Environmental Communications Ltd Sub-035-Environmental-Communications-Ltd.pdf [2.6 MB]
Sub 060 Immigration settings Federated Farmers of New Zealand Sub-060-Federated-Farmers-of-New-Zealand.pdf [452 KB]
Sub 025 A fair chance for all FinCap Sub-025-FinCap.pdf [213 KB]
Sub 016 Immigration settings Gary Wills Sub-016-Gary-Wills.pdf [97 KB]
Sub 009 A fair chance for all Gary Wills Sub-009-Gary-Wills.pdf [95 KB]
Sub 061 A fair chance for all Graeme Dingle Foundation Sub-061-Graeme-Dingle-Foundation.pdf [243 KB]
Sub 005 A fair chance for all Grant Beaven Sub-005-Attachment-1-Citizen-Robot-cover.pdf [136 KB]
Sub-005-Attachment-2-Citizen-Robot.pdf [2.5 MB]
Sub-005-Attachment-3-Emperors-and-Gods.pdf [801 KB]
Sub-005-Attachment-4-Letters-and-emails.pdf [3.2 MB]
Sub-005-Grant-Beaven.pdf [137 KB]
Sub-005-Attachment-5-summing-up.pdf [110 KB]
Sub 012 A fair chance for all Grant Nelson Trustee of Gama Foundation Sub-012-Grant-Nelson-Trustee-of-Gama-Foundation.pdf [78 KB]
Sub 059 A fair chance for all Green Party Sub-059-Green-Party.pdf [568 KB]
Sub 021 Immigration settings Greig Brash Sub-021-Greig-Brash.pdf [47 KB]
Sub 077 A fair chance for all Hamilton City Council Sub-077-Hamilton-City-Council.pdf [235 KB]
Sub 022 A fair chance for all Hauraki District Council Sub-022-Hauraki-District-Council.pdf [220 KB]
Sub 027 A fair chance for all Housing Foundation Sub-027-Housing-Foundation.pdf [1.2 MB]
Sub 042 Immigration settings Hugh Anderson Sub 042 - Hugh Anderson.pdf [74 KB]
Sub 052 Immigration settings Hyedi Greig Sub-052-Hyedi-Greig.pdf [206 KB]
Sub 014 A fair chance for all IHC New Zealand Sub-014-IHC-New-Zealand.pdf [137 KB]
Sub 016 A fair chance for all Imagine Better Sub-016-Imagine-better.pdf [282 KB]
Sub 065 A fair chance for all Isabella Cawthorn Sub-065-Isabella-Cawthorn.pdf [64 KB]
Sub 012 Immigration settings Jason Scott Wills Sub-012-Jason-Scott-Willis.pdf [53 KB]
Sub 047 Immigration settings Jeff Murray Sub-047-Jeff-Murray.pdf [133 KB]
Sub 005 Immigration settings John Fung Sub-005-John-Fung.pdf [107 KB]
Sub 036 Immigration settings John Smith Sub-036-John-Smith.pdf [54 KB]
Sub 039 Immigration settings Keith Jones Sub-039-Keith-Jones.pdf [42 KB]
Sub 044 Immigration settings Kerry Bateman Sub-044-Kerry-Bateman.pdf [45 KB]
Sub 046 Immigration settings Kim Stevenson Sub-046-Kim-Stevenson-Attachment-1.pdf [129 KB]
Sub-046-Kim-Stevenson-v2.pdf [102 KB]
Sub 019 Immigration settings Kirill Kirichai Sub-019-Kirill-Kirichai.pdf [110 KB]
Sub 008 A fair chance for all Laura Williams Sub-008-Laura-Williams.pdf [111 KB]
Sub 051 Immigration settings Leigh Anderson Sub-051-Leigh-Anderson.pdf [83 KB]
Sub 015 A fair chance for all M A Mancer Sub-015-M-A-Mancer.jpg [83 KB]
Sub 017 Immigration settings Marc Galle Sub-017-Marc-Galle.pdf [53 KB]
Sub 055 A fair chance for all Marci Rowe Sub-055-Marci-Rowe.pdf [125 KB]
Sub 023 Immigration settings Margaret Sub-023-Margaret.pdf [26 KB]
Sub 041 Immigration settings Martin Fletcher Sub-041-Martin-Fletcher.pdf [63 KB]
Sub 032 Immigration settings Mike Lear Sub-032-Mike-Lear.pdf [291 KB]
Sub 029 A fair chance for all Mike Lear Sub-029-Mike-Lear.pdf [140 KB]
Sub 045 Immigration settings Monty Cunningham Sub-045-Monty-Cunningham.pdf [233 KB]
Sub 007 A fair chance for all Naomi Pocock Sub-007-Naomi-Pocock.pdf [135 KB]
Sub 069 Immigration settings New Zealand Aged Care Association Sub-069-New-Zealand-Aged-Care-Association.pdf [423 KB]
Sub 062 A fair chance for all New Zealand College of Midwives Sub-062-New-Zealand-College-of-Midwives.pdf [191 KB]
Sub 047 A fair chance for all New Zealand Council of Christian Social Services Sub-047-New-Zealand-Council-of-Christian-Social-Services.pdf [110 KB]
Sub 049 Immigration settings New Zealand Medical Association Sub-049-New-Zealand-Medical-Association.pdf [156 KB]
Sub 028 A fair chance for all New Zealand Medical Association Sub-028-New-Zealand-Medical-Association.pdf [164 KB]
Sub 066 A fair chance for all Ngarangi Kanewa Stokes Sub-066-Ngarangi-Kanewa-Stokes.pdf [162 KB]
Sub 022 Immigration settings Nick Sub-022-Nick.pdf [46 KB]
Sub 055 Immigration settings NZ Kiwifruit Growers Incorporated Sub-055-NZ-Kiwifruit-Growers-Incorporated.pdf [246 KB]
Sub 080 A fair chance for all Office of Children's Commissioner Sub-080-Office-of-Childrens-Commissioner.pdf [189 KB]
Sub 020 A fair chance for all Patty Towl Sub-020-Patty-Towl.pdf [133 KB]
Sub 006 A fair chance for all Paula Cross Sub-006-Paula-Cross.pdf [305 KB]
Sub 023 A fair chance for all Payal Ramritu Sub-023-Payal-Ramritu-v2.pdf [88 KB]
Sub 078 A fair chance for all PGF Group Sub-078-PGF-Group.pdf [441 KB]
Sub 062 Immigration settings Philanthropy New Zealand Sub-062-Philanthropy-New-Zealand-v2.pdf [238 KB]
Sub 068 A fair chance for all Phillip Coghini Sub-068-Phillip-Coghini.pdf [678 KB]
Sub 053 A fair chance for all Platform Trust Sub-053-Platform-Trust.pdf [282 KB]
Sub 070 A fair chance for all Pringle Group Sub-070-Pringle-Group.pdf [65 KB]
Sub 071 Immigration settings Priority One Western Bay of Plenty Inc. Sub-071-Priority-One-Western-Bay-of-Plenty-Inc..pdf [257 KB]
Sub 001 Immigration settings Professional Visa Solutions Sub-001-Professional-Visa-Solutions.pdf [452 KB]
Sub 018 A fair chance for all Professor Boyd Swinburn Sub-018-Professor-Boyd-Swinburn.pdf [190 KB]
Sub 050 A fair chance for all PwC Aotearoa Sub-050-PwC-Aotearoa.pdf [558 KB]
Sub 036 A fair chance for all R J Skinner Sub-036-R-J-Skinner.pdf [185 KB]
Sub 004 A fair chance for all Rakau Ora Sub-004-Rakau-Ora-v2.pdf [32 KB]
Sub 032 A fair chance for all Regional Arts Network of Aotearoa Sub-032-Regional-Arts-Network-of-Aotearoa.pdf [330 KB]
Sub 038 Immigration settings Rex Beer Sub-038-Rex-Beer.pdf [94 KB]
Sub 007 Immigration settings Rob Wardle Sub-007-Rob-Wardle.pdf [114 KB]
Sub 013 Immigration settings Ross Bicknell Sub-013-Ross-Bicknell.pdf [212 KB]
Sub 014 Immigration settings Rowan Kyle Sub-014-Rowan-Kyle.pdf [39 KB]
Sub 021 A fair chance for all Ruapehu District Council Sub-021-Ruapehu-District-Council.pdf [230 KB]
Sub 069 A fair chance for all Ruth Lorraine Herbert Sub-069-Ruth-Lorraine-Herbert.pdf [769 KB]
Sub 072 Immigration settings Sally Chen Sub-072-Sally-Chen-Attachment-1-CBAx-analysis-parent-category.pdf [726 KB]
Sub-072-Sally-Chen-Policy-brief-for-parent-category.pdf [851 KB]
Sub-072-Sally-Chen-Attachment-2-parent-category-NZ-vs-Canada.pdf [700 KB]
Sub 028 Immigration settings Sam Sub-028-Sam.pdf [79 KB]
Sub 011 Immigration settings Sarah Lini Sub-011-Sarah-Lini.pdf [124 KB]
Sub 058 A fair chance for all Shar Gardiner Sub-058-Shar-Gardiner.pdf [140 KB]
Sub 044 A fair chance for all Six former members of Welfare Expert Advisory Group Sub-044-Six-former-members-of-Welfare-Expert-Advisory-Group.pdf [187 KB]
Sub 079 A fair chance for all Social Service Providers Aotearoa Sub-079-Social-Service-Providers-Aotearoa.pdf [332 KB]
Sub 033 A fair chance for all SociaLink Sub-033-SociaLink.pdf [223 KB]
Sub 033 Immigration settings Sunit Prakash Sub-033-Sunit-Prakash.pdf [200 KB]
Sub 029 Immigration settings Sylvia White Sub-029-Sylvia-White.pdf [46 KB]
Sub 053 Immigration settings Taylor Fry Sub-053-Taylor-Fry.pdf [210 KB]
Sub 031 A fair chance for all Te Hiringa Hauora Sub-031-Te-Hiringa-Hauora.pdf [305 KB]
Sub 056 A fair chance for all Te Rūnanga o Ngāti Whātua Sub-056-Te-Runanga-o-Ngati-Whatua.pdf [190 KB]
Sub 050 Immigration settings The EMA Sub-050-The-EMA.pdf [166 KB]
Sub 061 Immigration settings The Fair Initiative Sub-061-The-Fair-Initiative.pdf [577 KB]
Sub 054 Immigration settings The Gama Foundation Sub-054-The-Gama-Foundation.pdf [59 KB]
Sub 001 A fair chance for all The Helen Clark Foundation Sub-001-The-Helen-Clark-Foundation.pdf [6.6 MB]
Sub 070 Immigration settings The Icehouse Sub-070-The-Icehouse.pdf [148 KB]
Sub 051 A fair chance for all The Methodist Alliance Sub-051-The-Methodist-Alliance.pdf [138 KB]
Sub 039 A fair chance for all The Royal Australasian College of Physicians Sub-039-Royal-Australasian-College-of-Physicians.pdf [520 KB]
Sub 024 A fair chance for all The Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists Sub-024-Royal-Australian-and-New-Zealand-College-of-Psychiatrists.pdf [187 KB]
Sub 065 Immigration settings The Royal New Zealand College of General Practitioners Sub-065-The-Royal-New-Zealand-College-of-General-Practitioners.pdf [379 KB]
Sub 041 A fair chance for all Tim Cadogan Sub-041-Tim-Cadogan.pdf [77 KB]
Sub 010 A fair chance for all Tokana Te Raki and BERL Sub-010-Tokana-Te-Raki-and-BERL.pdf [450 KB]
Sub 026 Immigration settings Tom Robertson Sub-026-Tom-Robertson.pdf [62 KB]
Sub 056 Immigration settings Tourism Industry Aotearoa Sub-056-Tourism-Industry-Aotearoa.pdf [134 KB]
Sub 002 A fair chance for all Trina Sellers Sub-002-Trina-Sellers.pdf [58 KB]
Sub 030 Immigration settings Troy Hanley Sub-030-Troy-Hanley.pdf [133 KB]
Sub 025 Immigration settings Trustpower Sub-025-Trustpower.pdf [475 KB]
Sub 030 A fair chance for all Unpublished
Sub 059 Immigration settings Venture Taranaki Sub-059-Venture-Taranaki.pdf [402 KB]
Sub 020 Immigration settings Wai Hospitality Group Sub-020-Wai-Hospitality-Group.pdf [711 KB]
Sub 064 A fair chance for all Waikato Wellbeing Project Sub-064-Waikato-Wellbeing-Project.pdf [975 KB]
Sub 040 A fair chance for all Waipa District Council Sub-040-Waipa-District-Council.pdf [796 KB]
Sub 045 A fair chance for all Wesley Community Action Sub-045-Wesley-Community-Action.pdf [248 KB]
Sub 015 Immigration settings William Walsh Sub-015-William-Walsh.pdf [333 KB]
Sub 038 A fair chance for all Xero Sub-038-Xero.pdf [329 KB]
Sub 035 Immigration settings Xingbo Liu Sub-035-Xingbo-Liu.pdf [64 KB]
Sub 048 Immigration settings Yoselyn Salcedo Bolívar Sub-048-Yoselyn-Salcedo-Bolivar.pdf [113 KB]
Sub 076 A fair chance for all You Thrive NZ Ltd Sub-076-You-Thrive-NZ-Ltd.pdf [5.8 MB]
Sub 046 A fair chance for all YWCA Auckland Sub-046-YWCA-Auckland.pdf [169 KB]