Department of Education

Part of the Education and Training portfolio and a Federal authority

The Australian Government Department of Education is responsible for national policies and programmes that help Australians access quality and affordable childcare; early childhood education, school education, post-school, higher education, international and academic research.

57 requests
2016-17 Most Expensive Event
Response by Department of Education to Jackson Gothe-Snape on .
Awaiting classification.
Dear Mr Gothe-Snape Please find attached correspondence in relation to your FOI request. Kind regards Freedom of Information Team Department of Educ...
2016-17 Most Expensive Trip
Response by Department of Education to Jackson Gothe-Snape on .
Awaiting classification.
Dear Mr Gothe-Snape Please find attached correspondence about your request. Kind regards Freedom of Information Team Department of Education and Tr...
Private use of social media advice provided to employees
Response by Department of Education to James Smith on .
Awaiting classification.
Dear Mr Smith,   Please find attached correspondence about your freedom of information request.   Regards,   The FOI Team Department of...
Teacher Improvement Program
Request to Department of Education by Jane Doe. Annotated by Amanda on .
Information not held.
Please note that the zip files are corrupted and unable to be read. Please rectify as soon as possible.
Email correspondence on school funding changes
Request to Department of Education by Eliza Berlage. Annotated by Verity Pane on .
Waiting clarification.
Now this is a much better notification of practical refusal intention than you usually see. The agency's intention response, while very summary, at lea...
Dear Mr Cosgrove,   The department publishes information containing the total federal funding each University, including Sydney University, receiv...
To: The FOI Contact Officer Department of Education I refer to your email of May 22nd, 2017. The public availability of the report is appreciated...
Dear Mr Gothe-Snape,   Please find attached correspondence about your freedom of information request.   Regards,   The FOI Team Departme...
Thank you for your reply of 11 April 2017 and for providing the information I had requested on an informal administrative basis. I have considered...
Early childhood education
Response by Department of Education to Caterina on .
Successful.
Dear Ms Giorgi,   I have been authorised to provide you with the following departmental response to your recent request for ‘the latest documents...
Dear Mr Smith Please find attached decision and document in response to your request below. Kind regards FOI Team Department of Education and Traini...
Dear Mr Smith.   Please find attached correspondence relating to your FOI request recently lodged with this department.   Regards.   Mal B...
Dear EO   I refer to my posting below. As I have not heard from you, I am treating your Freedom of Information request as being withdrawn.   K...
Unique Student Identifier exemptions
Request to Department of Education by Taylor Denny. Annotated by Henare Degan on .
Successful.
Over on the OpenAustralia Foundation blog Moz pointed out that the links in the authority's response don't work: https://www.openaustraliafoundation.or...
Supplementary Budget Estimates topics
Response by Department of Education to Jackson Gothe-Snape on .
Waiting clarification.
Dear Mr Gothe-Snape,   Please find attached correspondence about your freedom of information request.   Regards,   The FOI Team Departme...
In regards to a project report
Follow up sent to Department of Education by P. Gale on .
Information not held.
To: The FOI Contact Officer Department of Education Your reply of yesterday, December 8th, was very helpful. Thank you. P. Gale (Mrs) V. Wil...
VET FEE-HELP Statistics
Response by Department of Education to Anthony on .
Successful.
  Dear Anthony   Please find attached correspondence in relation to your FOI request.   Yours sincerely   Freedom of Information Team D...
Working with Children Checks - BBFs
Response by Department of Education to Marlene Lang on .
Refused.
Dear Ms Lang   Please find attached correspondence in relation to your request.   Thank you   FOI Team Department of Education and Traini...
FOI Delegations - 2016
Response by Department of Education to Ben Fairless on .
Successful.
Dear Mr Fairless,   The Department’s current FOI delegations are available through our Information Publication Scheme:   [1]https://docs.educa...
To: The FOI Team Department of Education Thank you for the generosity of your prompt reply and for the information. We are very grateful. P. Ga...
Dear Mr Lumb   Thank you for your email below confirming your intention in your email dated 24 September 2016 was to request documents.  We had th...
VET FEE-HELP Student Enrollment Statistics
Response by Department of Education to Anthony on .
Waiting clarification.
Dear Anthony,   Thank you for your two requests on 11 October 2016 for the following information:   Request 1: “I am after data on governmen...
HELP Lending 2005-2015
Response by Department of Education to Anthony on .
Successful.
Dear Anthony   Thank you for your request for information in relation to annual HELP Lending amounts.   We have provided the information you h...
VET FEE-HELP Statistics Report 2015, and 2016 Year to Date
Response by Department of Education to Anthony on .
Waiting clarification.
Dear Anthony,   Thank you for your two requests on 11 October 2016 for the following information:   Request 1: “I am after data on governmen...
Documentation that Code Club Australia
Response by Department of Education to Steve MacDonald on .
Waiting clarification.
Dear Mr MacDonald Further to our telephone conversation on Friday 23 September 2016, if you wish to contend the charge on financial hardship grounds,...

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