Correspondence between Daniel Smith and the Department
Alby P. made this Freedom of Information request to Department of Industry, Science, Energy & Resources
Dear Department of Industry, Innovation and Science,
I am requesting documents under the FOI act.
Please provide all correspondence from the Department to [Name Hidden] that contain notice to Daniel of an upcoming regional incubator facilifator / incubator support initiative tender (prior to his commencement in the role).
However, please exclude Daniel's tender application and subsequent correspondence.
The Department of Industry, Science, Energy and Resources (the department)
has received your Freedom of Information request of 14 November 2020
For documents that fall within the scope of the request, it is the
department’s policy to withhold:
· the names, signatures and contact details of junior staff; That
o Commonwealth staff who are not in the Senior Executive Service (SES);
o Ministerial staff below the level of Chief of Staff; and
· the mobile phone numbers of SES officers.
The names and other details of SES officers will be released unless the
information is exempt from disclosure.
Confirmation from you that you are not seeking ‘personal information’ (ie.
the names and contact details of any individuals, or any information that
could reasonably identify an individual) may enable a more timely and cost
effective processing of your request.
Therefore, could you please clarify if you a seeking access to personal
information in the documents relating to:
· third parties; and
· Commonwealth staff.
If you are not seeking access to any personal information, you can simply
reply to this email with ‘no personal information requested’.
If you are seeking access to specific types of personal information, could
you please specify.
We look forward to your response at your earliest convenience but no later
than 27 November 2020.
If you have any questions, please contact the FOI team.
Legal, Audit and Assurance | Corporate & Digital
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