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Fire Services Review submissions

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Submitter name

Organisation Type

1

Vance Walker (PDF, 330KB)

Individual

2

Svetlana Lushkott (PDF, 325KB)

Individual

3

Andrew Fitzsimons (PDF, 240KB)

Individual

4

Robert Carter (PDF, 84KB)

Individual

5

Andrew Robinson (PDF, 242KB)

Individual

6

Anthony Winter (PDF, 15KB)

Individual

7

Glen Callanan (PDF, 661KB)

Individual

8

Garry Stanley (PDF, 660KB)

Individual

9

Bryan Hayes (PDF, 3.7MB)

Individual

10

Benjamin Alton (PDF, 338KB)

Individual

11

Bryan Williamson (PDF, 50KB)

Individual

12

Timaru District Council (PDF, 337KB)

Local authority

13

Andy Luffman (PDF, 333KB)

Individual

14

Wayne Stevens (PDF, 15KB)

Individual

15

Hutt City Council officers (PDF, 62KB)

Local government

16

Kerry Hilliard (PDF, 333KB)

Individual

17

Brian Davey (PDF, 198KB)

Individual

18

Brent Mortenson (PDF, 78KB)

Individual

19

Daniel Voss (PDF, 279KB)

Individual

20

Peter Robertson (PDF, 325KB)

Individual

21

Submission withheld under Official Information Act 1982

Individual

22

Tararua District Council (PDF, 986KB)

Local authority

23

Wellington Free Ambulance, St John Ambulance and Ambulance New Zealand (PDF, 156KB)

Emergency services

24

Matamata Volunteer Fire Brigade (PDF, 655KB)

NZFS brigade

25

Waikato District Council (PDF, 325KB)

Local authority

26

Allan Jones (PDF, 328KB)

Individual

27

Rangitikei District Council (PDF, 356KB)

Local authority

28

Waitakere Volunteer Fire Brigade (PDF, 333KB)

NZFS brigade

29

New Plymouth District Council (PDF, 422KB)

Local authority

30

Mathew Bannister (PDF, 645KB)

Individual

31

Blackmount Rural Fire Force (PDF, 1MB)

Rural fire force

32

Xan Harding (PDF, 624KB)

Individual

33

Wainuiomata Bushfire Force (PDF, 79KB)

Rural fire force

34

Foodstuffs (NZ) Limited (PDF, 105KB)

Other organisation

35

David Hilliard (PDF, 307KB)

Individual

36

Rescue 3 New Zealand (PDF, 497KB)

Emergency services

37

Bluff Volunteer Fire Brigade (PDF, 466KB)

NZFS brigade

38

Alan Thompson (PDF, 453KB)

Individual

39

Nigel Dravitzki (PDF, 400KB)

Individual

40

Real Estate Institute of New Zealand (PDF, 1MB)

Other organisation

41

Michael Taylor (PDF, 363KB)

Individual

42

Dunstan Rural Fire Force (PDF, 374KB)

Rural fire force

43

Murray Dudfield (PDF, 537KB)

Individual

44

Waikuku Beach Volunteer Rural Fire Force (PDF, 2.3MB)

Rural fire force

45

Chris Lind (PDF, 41KB)

Individual

46

Levin Rural Fire Force (PDF, 738KB)

Rural fire force

47

Makarora Volunteer Rural Fire Service (PDF, 218KB)

Rural fire force

48

Hydro Response Limited (PDF, 4.5MB)

Other organisation

49

Wanganui Rural Community Board (PDF, 336KB)

Local government

50

Carter Holt Harvey Pulp & Paper Limited (PDF, 339KB)

Other organisation

51

Andrew Sims (PDF, 555KB)

Individual

52

Brian Hunter (PDF, 580KB)

Individual

53

Colin Russell (PDF, 3.6MB)

Individual

54

JD Associates (PDF, 675KB)

Other organisation

55

Greytown Volunteer Fire Brigade (PDF, 311KB)

NZFS brigade

56

Matthew Whyte (PDF, 674KB)

Individual

57

Steven Banks (PDF, 413KB)

Individual

58

Scott Butcher (PDF, 201KB)

Individual

59

Hampden Rural Fire Force (PDF, 256KB)

Rural fire force

60

Millers Flat Fire Brigade (PDF, 1.1MB)

NZFS brigade

61

Kevin Klempel (PDF, 123KB)

Individual

62

Maramarua Rural Fire Force (PDF, 191KB)

Rural fire force

63

Voluntary Rural Fire Forces of the Waimea Rural Fire District (PDF, 1.3MB)

Rural fire force

64

NZ Land Search & Rescue Inc. (PDF, 335KB)

Emergency services

65

Great Barrier Island Voluntary Rural Fire Force (PDF, 351KB)

Rural fire force

66

Kevin Marsh (PDF, 346KB)

Individual

67

Richard Gaddum (PDF, 178KB)

Individual

68

Horowhenua District Council (PDF, 193 KB)

Local authority

69

John Allen (PDF, 178KB)

Individual

70

Volunteer firefighters, Hanmer Springs (PDF, 70KB)

NZFS brigade

71

Phil Melhopt (PDF, 1.1MB)

Individual

72

Paekakariki Volunteer Fire Brigade (PDF, 401KB)

NZFS brigade

73

Waimakariri District Council (PDF, 287KB)

Local authority

74

Keith Marshall (PDF, 282KB)

Individual

75

Inter Church Working Party on Taxation (PDF, 193KB)

Other organisation

76

Ken Clarke (PDF, 419KB)

Individual

77

Hauraki District Council (PDF, 4.7MB)

Local authority

78

Central Hawke's Bay District Council (PDF, 2.9MB)

Local authority

79

Rural Fire Network (PDF, 6.9MB)

Rural fire

80

Teviot Valley Rural Fire Volunteers (PDF, 246KB)

Rural fire force

81

Merlin Astley-Jones (PDF, 53KB)

Individual

82

Waimārama Volunteer Rural Fire Force (PDF, 544KB)

Rural fire force

83

Kenepuru & Central Sounds Residents Association Inc. (PDF, 335KB)

Other organisation

84

Clutha District Council (PDF, 307KB)

Local authority

85

Ashburton District Council (PDF, 136KB)

Local authority

86

Dallas Henley (PDF, 158KB)

Individual

87

Pumicelands Rural Fire Authority (PDF, 204KB)

ERFD

88

Featherston Volunteer Fire Brigade (PDF, 335KB)

NZFS brigade

89

Rarangi Rural Fire Force (PDF, 340KB)

Rural fire force

90

Waipa District Council (PDF, 107KB)

Local authority

91

Selwyn District Council (PDF, 207KB)

Local authority

92

Motunau Rural Fire Force (PDF, 417KB)

Rural fire force

93

Scion (PDF, 363KB)

Other organisation

94

Wellington City Council (PDF, 366KB)

Local authority

95

AA Insurance Limited (PDF, 996KB)

Insurance

96

Marlborough Kaikoura Rural Fire Authority (PDF, 528KB)

ERFD

97

John Foley (PDF, 315KB)

Individual

98

Christchurch Art Gallery (PDF, 1.2MB)

Other organisation

99

Central Otago District Council (Mayor, Deputy Mayor and Chief Executive Officer) (PDF, 332KB)

Local authority

100

West Coast Rural Fire Authority (PDF, 33KB)

ERFD

101

Tora Volunteer Rural Fire Force (PDF, 338KB)

Rural fire force

102

Whangarei District Council (PDF, 114KB)

Local authority

103

NZ Executive Fire Officers Society (PDF, 1.8MB)

Workforce representative

104

Wenita Forest Products Limited (PDF, 346KB)

Forestry

105

Nelson City Council (PDF, 340KB)

Local authority

106

Gore Volunteer Fire Brigade (PDF, 538KB)

NZFS brigade

107

Forest Management (NZ) Limited (PDF, 325KB)

Forestry

108

Waihopai Rural Fire Force (PDF, 313KB)

Rural fire force

109

Auckland Rural Fire Authority (PDF, 190KB)

ERFD

110

Steve Lee (PDF, 540KB)

Individual

111

Justin Murtha (PDF, 354KB)

Individual

112

Wainuioru Rural Fire Force  (PDF, 105KB)    

Rural fire force

113

John Barnes (PDF, 207KB)    

Individual

114

Ōpōtiki District Council (PDF, 652KB) 

Local authority

115

South Canterbury Rural Fire Authority (PDF, 589KB) 

ERFD

116

Riverton Volunteer Fire Brigade (PDF, 598KB) 

NZFS brigade

117

Wellington Rural Fire Force (PDF, 1.7MB) 

Rural fire force

118

Tristan (PDF, 288KB) 

Individual

119

Michael Vincent (PDF, 344KB) 

Individual

120

Far North District Council (PDF, 198KB) 

Local authority

121

Amber Hollis (PDF, 160KB) 

Individual

122

Mike van Bysterveldt (PDF, 187KB) 

Individual

123

William Dowling (PDF, 1.5MB)

Individual

124

Waitaki Volunteer Rural Fire Force[35] (PDF, 390KB) 

Rural fire force

125

Maraekakaho Volunteer Rural Fire Force (PDF, 323KB) 

Rural fire force

126

Alistair Nicoll (PDF, 336KB) 

Individual

127

Heretaunga Rural Fire Force (PDF, 339KB) 

Rural fire force

128

Alan Johnson (PDF, 339KB) 

Individual

129

Submission withheld under Official Information Act 1982

Individual

130

Auckland Provincial Fire Brigades’ Association Executive (PDF, 99KB) 

Workforce representative

131

Cambridge Volunteer Fire Brigade (PDF, 211KB) 

NZFS brigade

132

Richard Johns (PDF, 1.9MB) 

Individual

133

Daryl Meikle (PDF, 106KB) 

Individual

134

Farming Members of the Upper Clutha Vegetation Control Group (PDF, 332KB) 

Farming

135

Janet Scott (PDF, 201KB) 

Individual

136

Omakau Volunteer Fire Brigade and Blackstone Rural Fire Force (PDF, 262KB) 

Fire brigade (both rural and NZFS brigade)

137

Blenheim Volunteer Fire Brigade (PDF, 3.2MB) 

NZFS brigade

138

Eastern Regional Rural Fire Committee (PDF, 322KB) 

Rural fire

139

Awhitu Rural Fire Force (PDF, 196KB) 

Rural fire force

140

Gisborne District Council (PDF, 286KB) 

Local authority

141

Tasman District Council (PDF, 774KB) 

Local authority

142

Otago Volunteer Rural Fire Forces (PDF, 983KB) 

Rural fire force

143

Steph Rotarangi (PDF, 206KB) 

Individual

144

Joy Bell Angus (PDF, 384KB) 

Individual

145

Wairarapa Rural Fire District (PDF, 249KB) 

ERFD

146

Property Council (PDF, 1.4MB) 

Other organisation

147

Darren and Barbara Searle (PDF, 382KB) 

Individual

148

Waikanae Volunteer Fire Brigade (PDF, 480KB) 

NZFS brigade

149

Energy Trusts of New Zealand Inc. (PDF, 479KB) 

Other organisation

150

Enlarged Rural Fire District Chairs' Group (PDF, 1.6MB) 

ERFD

151

Palmerston North City Council (PDF, 2.7MB)

Local authority

152

Juken New Zealand Limited (PDF, 421KB)

Forestry

153

Dave Kingsbury (PDF, 162KB)

Individual

154

Western Bay of Plenty District Council (PDF, 344KB)

Local authority

155

Waimea Rural Fire Authority (PDF, 1.8MB)

ERFD

156

Waimate District Council (PDF, 167KB)

Local authority

157

Great Barrier Local Board (PDF, 389KB)

Local government

158

Hastings District Council (PDF, 1.1MB)

Local authority

159

South Wairarapa District Council (PDF, 684KB)

Local authority

160

Michael Sullivan (PDF, 334KB)

Individual

161

Waiwhare Volunteer Rural Fire Force (PDF, 175KB)

Rural fire force

162

Christchurch City Council (PDF, 419KB)

Local authority

163

Wairoa District Council (PDF, 649KB)

Local authority

164

Vero Insurance New Zealand Limited (PDF, 354KB)

Insurance

165

Forest and Rural Fire Association of New Zealand Management Committee (PDF, 100KB)

Workforce representative

166

Graeme Booth (PDF, 375KB)

Individual

167

Ruapehu District Council (PDF, 415KB)

Local authority

168

Trevor Mitchell (PDF, 153KB)

Individual

169 

Bay Forests Rural Fire Committee (PDF, 158KB)

Rural fire

170

Gisborne Volunteer Rural Fire Force (PDF, 335KB)

Rural fire force

171

Otago Rural Fire Authority (PDF, 493KB)

ERFD

172

Matamata-Piako District Council (PDF, 86KB)

Local authority

173

Gordon Foster (PDF, 157KB)

Individual

174

Removed as a duplicate.

 

175

National Services Te Paerangi - Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa (PDF, 167KB) 

Other organisation

176

Farmers’ Mutual Group (PDF, 167KB) 

Insurance

177

Greater Wellington Regional Council (PDF, 157KB) 

Local authority

178

Kaiaua Volunteer Rural Fire Force (PDF, 381KB) 

Rural fire force

179

Paul Hope (PDF, 66KB) 

Individual

180

Southern Rural Fire Authority (PDF, 180KB) 

ERFD

181

Mark Davidson (PDF, 59KB) 

Individual

182

Volunteering New Zealand (PDF, 187KB) 

Other organisation

183

Manawatu District Council (PDF, 903KB) 

Local authority

184

Auckland Volunteer Fire Brigade (PDF, 181KB) 

NZFS brigade

185

Kerry O’Neill (PDF, 24KB) 

Individual

186

National Park Volunteer Fire Brigade (PDF, 156KB) 

NZFS brigade

187

Kevin Ihaka (PDF, 190KB) 

Individual

188

Hurunui District Council (PDF, 373KB) 

Local authority

189

Canterbury Mayoral Forum (PDF, 713KB) 

Local government

190

Waitaki District Council (PDF, 1.3MB) 

Local authority

191

District Health Board Insurance Collective (PDF, 374KB) 

Insurance

192

Mackenzie District Council (PDF, 890KB) 

Local authority

193

Peter Houston (PDF, 163KB) 

Individual

194

Keith McIntosh (PDF, 172KB)

Individual

195

Tom Broderick (PDF, 677KB)

Individual

196

Karl Tutty (PDF, 114KB)

Individual

197

Masterton District Council (PDF, 824KB)

Local authority

198

Pendarves Volunteer Rural Fire Force (PDF, 88KB)

Rural fire force

199

South Waikato District Council (PDF, 105KB)

Local authority

200 

PF Olsen Ltd, Nelson (PDF, 154KB)

Forestry

201

Forest Owners Association (PDF, 326KB)

Forestry

202

Sandra Gifkins (PDF, 166KB)

Individual

203

Electricity Networks Association (PDF, 184KB)

Other organisation

204

New Zealand Taxpayers’ Union (PDF, 139KB)

Other organisation

205

Insurance Brokers Association of NZ Inc. (PDF, 425KB)

Insurance

206

Insurance Council of New Zealand (PDF, 562KB)

Insurance

207

Regional Facilities Auckland (PDF, 286KB)

Other organisation

208

Thames-Coromandel District Council (PDF, 170KB)

Local authority

209

New Zealand Forest Managers Ltd (PDF, 289KB)

Forestry

210

Tower Insurance Limited (PDF, 1MB)

Insurance

211

Rayonier Matariki Forests (PDF, 784KB)

Forestry

212

Waitomo District Council (PDF, 32KB)

Local authority

213

Electricity Engineers'  Association of New Zealand (PDF, 148KB)

Other organisation

214

Action Forest Management Limited (PDF, 1MB)

Forestry

215

Wellington Rural Fire Authority (PDF, 5.1MB)

ERFD

216

Kawerau District Council (PDF, 206KB)

Local authority

217

Ian Fielder (PDF, 57KB)

Individual

218

Taranaki Rural Fire Authority (PDF, 977KB)

ERFD

219

Peel Forest Rural Fire Unit (PDF, 57KB)

Forestry

220

Maungakaramea Voluntary Rural Fire Force (PDF, 121KB)

Rural fire force

221

Judith and Geoff Marks (PDF, 10KB)

Individual

222

Ernslaw One Limited (PDF, 152KB)

Forestry

223

Waiau Fire Brigade (PDF, 77KB)

Fire brigade (both rural and NZFS brigade)

224

Omarama Rural Fire Force (PDF, 20KB)

Rural fire force

225

Local Government New Zealand (PDF, 225KB)

Local government

226

Federated Farmers of New Zealand (PDF, 294KB)

Farming

227

Rarangi District Residents Association (PDF, 158KB)

Other organisation

228

Carterton District Council (PDF, 241KB)

Local authority

229

Business New Zealand (PDF, 363KB)

Other organisation

230

Stuart Jones (PDF, 1.2MB)

Individual

231

Colin Wilson (PDF, 78KB)

Individual

232

New Zealand Farm Forestry Association (PDF, 248KB)

Forestry

233

United Fire Brigades Association (PDF, 4.6MB)

Workforce representative

234

Professional Firefighters Union (PDF, 234KB)

Workforce representative

235

Aviation New Zealand (PDF, 235KB)

Other organisation

236

Wanganui District Council (PDF, 344KB)

Local authority