Decision report for 'How Not to Summon a Demon Lord'

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Dear Sir/Madam,

Pursuant to the Freedom of Information Act 1982, I request copies of the following documents:
The decision report of the Classification Board for the film 'How Not to Summon a Demon Lord - Season Two' (File number: T22/18208; Classification number: CLAS-034112); and
The decision report of the Classification Board for the film 'HOW NOT TO SUMMON A DEMON LORD COMPLETE SERIES' (File number: T19/3672; Classification number: 286580)

Please provide any responsive documents through e-mail.

Yours faithfully,

John Smith

FOI, Classification Board

OFFICIAL

Dear John Smith,

Thank you for your email of 17 January 2023 requesting access to documents held by the Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development, Communications and the Arts (the Department) under the Freedom of Information Act 1982 (FOI Act).

You have requested access to:

“Pursuant to the Freedom of Information Act 1982, I request copies of the following documents:
The decision report of the Classification Board for the film 'How Not to Summon a Demon Lord - Season Two' (File number: T22/18208; Classification number: CLAS-034112); and The decision report of the Classification Board for the film 'HOW NOT TO SUMMON A DEMON LORD COMPLETE SERIES' (File number: T19/3672; Classification number: 286580)"

Your request has been allocated the reference number FOI 23-125. Could you please ensure that you quote this reference number in all future correspondence with the Department.

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Nic

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Freedom of Information (FOI) • Assurance, Integrity, Risk and Governance Branch • People, Governance, Parliamentary and Communication Division
[email address]
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GPO Box 594 Canberra, ACT 2601

Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development, Communications and the Arts
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Good afternoon John Smith

 

Two documents have been found to be relevant to the scope of your FOI
request and we would like to give you the option of considering whether
you might agree to the Department releasing the documents to you via an
administrative release rather than through the formal FOI process.

 

Information regarding administrative access to documents can be found on
the Office of the Information Commissioner (OAIC) website - link below.

[1]Administrative access - Home (oaic.gov.au)

 

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Please respond via email by COB Wednesday 25 January 2023, and don’t
hesitate to contact me if you require any further information or if you
would like to discuss this email.

Kind regards

Erin

Case Manager • Assurance, Integrity, Risk and Governance Branch •
People, Governance, Parliamentary and Communication Division

[2][email address]

P +61 2 6274 6294
GPO Box 594 Canberra, ACT 2601

 

Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development,
Communications and the Arts
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I would like to acknowledge the traditional custodians of this land on
which we meet, work and live.

I recognise and respect their continuing connection to the land, waters
and communities.

I pay my respects to Elders past and present and to all Aboriginal and
Torres Strait Islanders.

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Dear Erin,

I am happy to proceed with an administrative release of the responsive documents. Please withdraw my FOIA request and provide the documents through administrative access.

Yours sincerely,

John Smith

FOI, Classification Board

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Your email has been received by the FOI Coordinator for the Department of
Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications and
will be actioned appropriately.

 

If you are contacting us with a request under the Freedom of Information
Act 1982 (the FOI Act), please be advised that we are working to confirm
the correct handling of this matter and will formally acknowledge your
request as soon as practicable with any next steps. You can expect this
contact to occur within 14 days of receipt of your email, in accordance
with paragraph 15(5)(a) of the FOI Act.

 

Thank you,

 

FOI Coordinator

Freedom of Information

Assurance, Integrity and Risk Branch

People, Governance, Parliamentary and Communication Division

E: [1][email address
GPO Box 594 Canberra, ACT 2601

 Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and
Communications
CONNECTING AUSTRALIANS  •  ENRICHING COMMUNITIES  •  EMPOWERING REGIONS

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Dear John Smith

 

Thank you for agreeing to withdraw your FOI request.

 

In regards to releasing the documents to you administratively, as
mentioned in our previous email we are unable to provide the documents to
you through the Right to Know platform because as we do not consider the
documents suitable for publication on a website.

 

For this reason please provide us with a substitute email address, or
alternatively send us a direct email at [1][email address] using
this secondary email so that we may provide the documents to you.

 

Kind regards

 

Erin

Case Manager • Assurance, Integrity, Risk and Governance Branch •
People, Governance, Parliamentary and Communication Division

[2][email address]

P +61 2 6274 6294
GPO Box 594 Canberra, ACT 2601

 

Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development,
Communications and the Arts
CONNECTING AUSTRALIANS  •  ENRICHING COMMUNITIES  •  EMPOWERING REGIONS

[3]infrastructure.gov.au                [4][IMG]

 

I would like to acknowledge the traditional custodians of this land on
which we meet, work and live.

I recognise and respect their continuing connection to the land, waters
and communities.

I pay my respects to Elders past and present and to all Aboriginal and
Torres Strait Islanders.

 

 

 

OFFICIAL

 

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Dear Erin,

Please send the documents to: [email address]

Yours sincerely,

John Smith

FOI, Classification Board

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Your email has been received by the FOI Coordinator for the Department of
Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications and
will be actioned appropriately.

 

If you are contacting us with a request under the Freedom of Information
Act 1982 (the FOI Act), please be advised that we are working to confirm
the correct handling of this matter and will formally acknowledge your
request as soon as practicable with any next steps. You can expect this
contact to occur within 14 days of receipt of your email, in accordance
with paragraph 15(5)(a) of the FOI Act.

 

Thank you,

 

FOI Coordinator

Freedom of Information

Assurance, Integrity and Risk Branch

People, Governance, Parliamentary and Communication Division

E: [1][email address
GPO Box 594 Canberra, ACT 2601

 Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and
Communications
CONNECTING AUSTRALIANS  •  ENRICHING COMMUNITIES  •  EMPOWERING REGIONS

  [2]infrastructure.gov.au   [3]cid:image001.png@01D724A5.551E1E80

 

 

 

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John Smith left an annotation ()

I received the requested documents through email on 24 January 2023. I have uploaded them to the Internet Archive:
'How Not to Summon a Demon Lord - Season Two': https://archive.org/details/decision-rep...
'HOW NOT TO SUMMON A DEMON LORD COMPLETE SERIES': https://archive.org/details/decision-rep...

Martin left an annotation ()

Good man.