Attorney-General's Department

Part of the Attorney-General portfolio and a Federal authority, also called AGD

The Attorney-General's Department was one of the original departments established at Federation in 1901. It serves the Attorney-General's and the Minister for Home Affairs and provides policy advice and services to the Commonwealth in the following main areas: administrative, constitutional, civil, family and international law, international crime cooperation, Indigenous legal justice, law reform, bankruptcy estate administration and regulation, Commonwealth courts and tribunals, legal aid, native title, national and international human rights issues, censorship, criminal law and law enforcement, national security, emergency management, some aspects of customs and border control.

129 requests
UNCLASSIFIED Dear Marilyn Quirk, I refer to your request under the Freedom of information Act 1982 (FOI Act) to the Commonwealth Attorney General’s...
Parliament of the Commonwealth
Request to Attorney-General's Department by Jim Gray. Annotated by Paul Parker on .
Refused.
Since the commencement of the Commonwealth of Australia, to make any change to our Australian Constitution requires approval using process of Section...
Thgis is not actually a refused application. The applicant was told that he would have to pay a processing charge. The charges were not paid. The appli...
I have said that this application was refused but my reason is a bit complicated. The applicant was involved in a law suit. The suit was heard by a cou...
Unfortunately, although the request is interesting, it is too vague to be a valid request. Instead of requesting specific, identifiable documents, it a...
UNCLASSIFIED Dear Ms Hazledine,   Please find a letter, attached to this email, in which is recorded a decision in respect of your request for a...
Parliament of the Commonwealth 2
Request to Attorney-General's Department by Jim Gray. Annotated by steven on .
Refused.
Exactly, spot on, perfect explanation. "thumbs up"
I don’t think I pursued this any further to be honest. You’re welcome to make the same or similar request if you wanted ;)
UNCLASSIFIED Dear Kevin Thank you for your email. You have emailed the Attorney-General’s Department Freedom of Information section. The Attorney-G...
UNCLASSIFIED Dear Mr Kekre   Please find attached correspondence in respect of your request below.   Yours sincerely   FOI Case Manager...
800,000+ jobs created since July 2016......Really ?
Response by Attorney-General's Department to Vito Guzzardi on .
Information not held.
UNCLASSIFIED Good afternoon I refer to your email below. Please be advised that the email address for the FOI unit in the Attorney General's Departme...
UNCLASSIFIED Dear Applicant,   Please find attached the signed decision letter in respect of your request for documents under the Freedom of Inf...
UNCLASSIFIED Dear JS Please find attached a decision in response to your request for internal review below. Yours sincerely FOI Case Manager Freed...
2016-17 Most Expensive Event
Response by Attorney-General's Department to Jackson Gothe-Snape on .
Refused.
UNCLASSIFIED Dear Mr Gothe-Snape On 8 August 2017 you requested access to documents, specifically the following:             “Can you please pro...
Article 61 Magna Carta
Response by Attorney-General's Department to Ringer on .
Information not held.
UNCLASSIFIED Good morning,   I am writing in response to your email of 18 October 2017 to the Freedom of Information and Parliamentary Section o...
UNCLASSIFIED Dear Mr Smith,   Please find attached a signed letter in respect of your Freedom of Information request.   The department’s FOI...
UNCLASSIFIED   Dear Asher Hirsch Freedom of Information Request FOI17/118 On 4 July 2017 you requested access to documents, specifically the f...
UNCLASSIFIED Dear Sir/Madam, Thank you for your email dated 25 July 2017. The department has considered your query and can offer the following inform...
UNCLASSIFIED Dear Mr McDonald,   Please find attached a decision with respect to your Freedom of Information request, received by the department...
UNCLASSIFIED Our references: FA 17/01/00801; ADF2017/7150   Dear Mr Smith,   I refer to your FOI request received from the Attorney-General’s...
I am very pleased to hear that the Attorney General's Department stopped asking Mr Molloy for the balance of $140 but I am not sure that this means wha...
UNCLASSIFIED FOI16/130; 16/9739   25 October 2016 Mr Skeeve Stevens By email: Skeeve Stevens <[FOI #2220 email]>   Dear Mr Stevens Free...
Theo Tavoularis
Response by Attorney-General's Department to Jeremy Cooper-Stout on .
Information not held.
UNCLASSIFIED FOI16/133; 16/9881   7 October 2016 Mr Jeremy Cooper-Stout By email: [1][FOI #2230 email]   Dear Mr Cooper-Stout Freedom o...
Summaries of Ministers' discretionary powers
Response by Attorney-General's Department to Simon on .
Information not held.
UNCLASSIFIED Dear Simon   Please find attached the signed decision letter regarding your Freedom of Information request FOI 16/136.   Yours...
So it appears that the ATO did not seek advice from the Attorney-General or AGD in making their decision to refuse requests that come via the Right to...

Only requests made using Right To Know are shown. ?