Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade

Part of the Foreign Affairs and Trade portfolio and a Federal authority, also called DFAT

External Affairs, including: relations and communications with overseas governments; treaties, including trade agreements; bilateral, regional and multilateral trade policy; international trade and commodity negotiations; trade promotion; international development co-operation; diplomatic and consular missions; international security issues, including disarmament, arms control and nuclear non-proliferation; public diplomacy, including information and cultural programs; international expositions; provision of secure travel identification to Australian citizens ; provision of consular services to Australian citizens abroad; overseas property management, including acquisition, ownership and disposal of real property.

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DFAT communications
Response by Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade to A. Anwar on .

Awaiting classification.

OFFICIAL   FOI ref: LEX6026   Dear Mr Anwar   Thank you for your email dated 7 August 2022 seeking internal review of the department’s ori...
Incoming Government Briefs
Response by Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade to JH on .

Awaiting response.

OFFICIAL   FOI Request: LEX5983 Dear JH Thank you for your email dated 26 July 2022 seeking access to documents under the Freedom of Informati...
R Series Passport
Response by Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade to Jay on .

Partially successful.

Thank you for contacting the Australian Passport Office (APO), we have received your email and will respond as soon as we are able.  Thank you for yo...
OFFICIAL   Dear Mr Smith,   Please find attached correspondence related to the outcome of your FOI request.   Kind regards, DFAT FOI tea...
Dear Applicant and FOI Contact Officer, My apologies, please note the decision attached in the prior email is in relation to the Department of Forei...
FOI Reference: LEX 5441   Dear Mr Swain   Please find attached correspondence advising of the outcome of your request for internal review.  ...
OFFICIAL   Dear Mr Ross,   Please find attached correspondence relating to your request for internal review of LEX2698.   The Department a...
OFFICIAL   Dear Mr Ross   Please find attached statement of reasons in relation to the FOI request, reference LEX3981.   We note that this...
Country report 2012 Sri Lanka
Response by Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade to Jian Ooi on .

Information not held.

OFFICIAL   FOI ref: LEX5414   Dear Jian Ooi   Please find attached correspondence with the outcome of your FOI request.   Kind regards...
OFFICIAL Dear Mr Timmins Please find attached a decision in relation to your request for internal review, reference LEX3385. The department would lik...
OFFICIAL   FOI ref: LEX5416   Dear R Mather   Thank you for your email to the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT) dated 26 Apri...
Timeline for child passport processing
Request sent to Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade by VAS on .

Long overdue.

I applied for a child passport on 11th Feb 2022. As of today, 20th April 2022 l haven't heard anything. I ring your office almost every day. It is th...
OFFICIAL   Dear Lachlan,   Please find attached a decision in relation to your FOI request, reference LEX5085.   The department would like...
Australian Passport
Response by Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade to Chris H on .

Awaiting classification.

OFFICIAL   FOI Reference: LEX5184   Dear Chris   Please find attached correspondence regarding your FOI request – LEX5184.                ...
Our reference: RQ22/01008 Agency reference: LEX5096 Mr Francis Unmeopa Sent by email: [FOI #8492 email] Extension of time under s 15AC Dear M...
OFFICIAL   OFFICIAL   Dear Applicant,   Please find attached correspondence relating to your request for access to documents under the Fre...
OFFICIAL   Dear Lachlan,   Thank you for your email, received by the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade on 12 December 2021.   You ma...
OFFICIAL   Dear Toufic,   Thank you for your email, received by the department of Foreign Affairs and Trade on 16 January 2022.   You made...
OFFICIAL   FOI Request: LEX4553   Dear Mr Smith   On 12 November 2021, you were notified that the department intended to refuse your FOI r...
In the hands of OAIC along with two other review applications still to be resolved after 12 months. We live in hope reminded from time to time that the...
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Response by Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade to Cole Big on .

Successful.

OFFICIAL   Dear Mr Big,   Please find attached correspondence relating to your FOI request.   Kind regards,   DFAT FOI Team Freedom o...
OFFICIAL   FOI Reference: LEX4275   Dear Mr Foucault   We regret the delay in responding to your last correspondence.  Please find attache...
OFFICIAL   FOI Reference: LEX4321   Dear Mr Baird   Please find attached correspondence relating to your FOI request.     Regards D...
OFFICIAL   FOI Reference: LEX4388   Dear Mr Smith   Please find attached correspondence relating to your request.   Regards   DFAT...
Trans Tasman Bubble Framework
Response by Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade to Henry on .

Waiting clarification.

OFFICIAL Dear Henry Please see the attached letter in respect of your application for a waiver of charges. Kind regards Danielle DFAT FOI Team Fr...

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