Office of the Australian Information Commissioner

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

The Office of the Australian Information Commissioner has three sets of functions. They are: freedom of information functions, in particular, oversight of the operation of the Freedom of Information Act 1982 and review of decisions made by agencies and ministers under that Act. - privacy functions, conferred by the Privacy Act 1988 and other laws - government information policy functions, conferred on the Australian Information Commissioner under theAustralian Information Commissioner Act 2010.

107 requests
OAIC ref: FOIREQ22/00096   Dear Julie   I refer to your internal review application lodged on 10 April 2022 with the OAIC pursuant to the Free...
Dear Julie Freedom of Information request I refer to your request for access to documents made under the Freedom of Information Act 1982 (Cth) (th...
Copy of Commissioner Briefs

Awaiting classification.

OAIC reference: FOIREQ22/00095   Dear Julie   I refer to your request made under the Freedom of Information Act 1982 (Cth) (FOI Act) and recei...
Recruitment at the OAIC

Awaiting classification.

Our reference: FOIREQ22/00111   Dear Taylor K,   Please see a decision of today’s date and related document attached.   Yours sincerely,...
s 55G substitions
Follow up sent to Office of the Australian Information Commissioner by Julie on .

Long overdue.

On 6 May you requested an additional 30 days to be approved by me under s 15AA to increase the initial processing period to 60 days (double the proc...
Post-employment policy
Follow up sent to Office of the Australian Information Commissioner by Julie on .

Delayed.

The scope of my FOI was for any restriction on OAIC employees immediately working, post-seperation, for FOI/APP entities they made decisions about....
s 70 complaints made about OAIC
Response by Office of the Australian Information Commissioner to Julie on .

Partially successful.

Dear Julie, Please find attached decision, schedule, and documents in relation to your request FOIREQ22/00082. Regards, Emily Emily Elliott | Senio...
Dear Cameron L,   I refer to your request for access to documents made under the Freedom of Information Act 1982 (Cth) (the FOI Act) and received...
OAIC ref: FOIREQ21/00263   Dear S Volker   I refer to your request for access to documents made under the Freedom of Information Act 1982 (Cth...
Disclosure logs
Response by Office of the Australian Information Commissioner to Julie on .

Partially successful.

Dear Julie The Information Commissioner has received complaints regarding agency disclosure log practices in the past. See, for example, the issues, o...
Can you explain to me why the OAIC will contact an individual who has made an IC Review on an FOI decision, to ask them if they want to withdraw the...
Verity Pane   Dear Verity Pane   Thank you for your email below regarding my decision in FOIREQ22/00008.   I note the decision provided you...
Our reference: FOIREQ21/00002 Dear Julie, Please find attached my decision relating to your Freedom of Information request. Kind regards,  ...
OAIC findings against PM&C
Response by Office of the Australian Information Commissioner to D Forker on .

Awaiting classification.

Our reference: FOIREQ21/00277   Dear Ms D Forker,   I refer to your request for access to documents made under the Freedom of Information Act...
OAIC ref: FOIREQ21/00284   Dear Concerned Citizen   I refer to your request for access to documents made under the Freedom of Information Act...
They gave me what they had but in answering suggested that the majority of such requests are held by nswhealth.
Our reference: FOIREQ21/00171   Dear Mr Wentworth   I refer to your request for access to documents made under the Freedom of Information Act...
Uber
Response by Office of the Australian Information Commissioner to JC on .

Refused.

Dear Julie,   Please find attached correspondence in relation to your FOI request.   Kind regards,   [1][IMG]   Joseph Gouvatsos | Lawyer...
Commissioner Briefs
Response by Office of the Australian Information Commissioner to Julie on .

Partially successful.

Dear Julie   Please find attached documents relating to your request for internal review.   Regards Emma.   [1]O A I C logo   Emma Liddl...
Dear Boris   Please find attached, a decision, redacted documents, and schedule, in relation to your FOI request.       Regards Mark  ...
Dear Mr Alexander,   I refer to your request for access to documents made under the Freedom of Information Act 1982 (Cth) (FOI Act) on 20 December...
Dear Julie   Please find attached correspondence relating to your freedom of information request.   Yours sincerely,     [1]O A I C logo...
Our reference: FOIREQ21/00001 Dear Julie,   Please find attached part 2 of the documents. This is the final email.   Kind regards,   [1][...
Our reference: FOIREQ21/00019   Dear C Roberts,   Please find a decision of today’s date and the relevant document attached for your FOI reque...
Dear Ms Brown   Please find attached a decision of today’s date in relation to your freedom of information request of 14 September 2020.   You...

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