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.

147 requests
On 25 January 2023, I applied for IC review in respect of the Commonwealth Ombudsman's failure to provide a decision notice in relation to an FOI re...
OFFICIAL: Sensitive//Legal Privilege Our Reference: FOIREQ22/00420   Dear Ms Verity Pane,   Please find attached a decision of today’s date,...
Organisation of the OAIC

Partially successful.

  Our reference: FOIREQ22/00422   Dear Ms Verity Pane,   Please find attached a decision of today’s date, schedule of documents and document...
  Our Reference: FOIREQ22/00419   Dear Ms Pane,   Please find attached a decision of today’s date, schedule of documents and documents for r...
OAIC ref: FOIREQ22/00405   Dear Stephanie   Please find attached decision, schedule and documents in relation to the above FOI request.  ...
Our Reference: FOIREQ22/00351   Dear Ms Verity Pane,   Please find attached a decision of today’s date, document schedule and document for rel...
FOIREQ22/00270 Dear Julie,   Please find attached our decision in the above internal review matter.   Kind regards,   Llewellyn [1]O A...
Dear Ben Fairless,   Please find attached decision, documents, and schedule in the above matter.   Kind regards,   Llewellyn     [1]...
Extant IC review requests
Follow up sent to Office of the Australian Information Commissioner by Louise on .

Successful.

Thank you. Yours sincerely, Louise
Thank you. Yours sincerely, Louise
OAIC reference: FOIREQ22/00206   Dear Verity Pane,   I refer to your request for access to documents made under the Freedom of Information Act...
Our reference: FOIREQ22/00146   Dear Louise   I refer to your request for access to documents made under the Freedom on Information Act 1982 (...
OAIC findings against PM&C
Response by Office of the Australian Information Commissioner to D Forker on .

Partially successful.

Our reference: FOIREQ21/00277   Dear Ms D Forker,   I refer to your request for access to documents made under the Freedom of Information Act...
Our reference: FOIREQ22/00111   Dear Taylor K,   Please see a decision of today’s date and related document attached.   Yours sincerely,...
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...
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...
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...
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 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.
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...

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