2016-17 Most Expensive Event

Jackson Gothe-Snape made this Freedom of Information request to Department of Industry, Science, Energy & Resources as part of a batch sent to 18 authorities

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Jackson Gothe-Snape

Dear Department of Industry, Innovation and Science,

This is a request under the FOI Act.

Can you please provide the budgets, menus, expenses, invoices, receipts, credit card statements and reimbursements for the most expensive event attended by a Minister or Assistant Minister in your Department's portfolio area in 2016-17.

I request that any fees arising in relation to this request be waived as the information is in the public interest, as it helps inform the public about how the government is spending public revenue.

Yours sincerely,

Jackson Gothe-Snape

Freedom of Information, Department of Industry, Science, Energy & Resources

Dear Mr Gothe-Snape

We acknowledge receipt of your freedom of information request dated 8 August 2017. We will be in touch with you in due course.

Please contact [email address] if you have any questions in the meantime.


FOI Team
Legal, Audit and Assurance Branch | Corporate Division
Department of Industry, Innovation and Science
GPO Box 2013, Canberra ACT 2601
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Allen, Gerard, Department of Industry, Science, Energy & Resources

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Dear Mr Gothe-Snape,


The authorised decision maker has made a decision to refuse the request,
on the grounds that the department does not have possession of the
requested documents.


Please find attached a copy of the decision.




FOI Team

Department of Industry, Innovation & Science|www.industry.gov.au
Level 11, Industry House, Akuna Street
Canberra City ACT 2600
GPO Box 2013, Canberra ACT 2601

Internet: [1]http://www.industry.gov.au

ABN 74 599 608 295


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