2023/24-5 - Oath of office, transcript of oath, surety bond and insurer details

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Dear Federal Circuit Court of Australia,

This request for documents is formally made under the FOI Act 1982 (Cth). Nevertheless, I would appreciate it if you provided access to the requested documents by administrative release.

On 19 October 2023 two documents relating to an "Oath of Office, a transcript of a judge's Oath, and the details of their surety bond including the value of the surety bond and the name of the insurer" were granted access to by the Court under the FOI Act. The relevant reference on the Court's disclosure log is 2023/24-5. Please provide those documents.

Yours faithfully,


Customer Service,

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Dear Patrick

The Federal Circuit and Family Court of Australia is required by section 11C of the Freedom of Information Act 1982 (Cth) (FOI Act) to publish a disclosure log on its website. The disclosure log lists information which has been released in response to an FOI access request. As noted, documents released under the FOI Act can be obtained by writing to the FOI Officer.

I refer to your correspondence below seeking access to copies of the two documents referred to in the FOI Disclosure Log, reference 2023/24-5.

As requested, please find attached the two documents that were released under FOI Act as referred to in the Disclosure Log.

Kind Regards,

Judicial Registrar Morris
National Judicial Registrar
Customer Service
Federal Circuit and Family Court of Australia

I acknowledge the Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples as the first inhabitants of the nation and the traditional custodians of the lands where we live, learn and work.

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