Do sacked politicians get a pension for life

June M Bullivant OAM made this Freedom of Information request to Department of Finance

The request was refused by Department of Finance.

From: June M Bullivant OAM

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Dear Department of Finance,

Do sacked politicians get a pension for life

Yours faithfully,

June M Bullivant OAM

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Thank you for your email to the Freedom of Information Team at the
Department of Finance. An officer will respond to your email shortly. In
the meantime, if you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact
the FOI Team on (02) 6215 1783.

Kind regards,

FOI Team, Legal and Assurance Branch
Business Enabling Services
Department of Finance
T: 02 6215 1783 E: [Finance request email]
A: One Canberra Avenue, Forrest ACT 2603

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Department of Finance

Thank you for your email, which has been forwarded to the Department’s FOI
Team for their consideration. A member of the FOI Team will respond to
your email in the next couple of days.

 

Kind regards

 

FOI Coordinator

 

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UNCLASSIFIED

Dear Ms Bullivant OAM,

 

Thank you for your email to the Department of Finance (Finance) seeking
the following information:

 

‘Do sacked politicians get a pension for life’

 

Under the Freedom of Information Act 1982 (FOI Act), requests may be made
for ‘…access to a document of an agency’ (subsection 15(1) of the FOI
Act). At this stage, your request is for access to information. That is,
you have asked the department a question rather than sought access to
specific documents and we do not consider that you have made a valid
request under section 15 of the FOI Act. Further information on how to
make a valid FOI request can be found here:
[1]http://finance.gov.au/foi/foi.html

 

The Department of Finance publishes information on its website on
Parliamentary Superannuation under the Parliamentary Contributory
Superannuation Act 1948 and the Parliamentary Superannuation Act 2004. You
can access this information here:
[2]https://www.finance.gov.au/superannuatio....
This information includes the [3]Parliamentary Contributory
Superannuation Scheme Handbook which may contain the information you seek.

 

Please contact the FOI Team on the below contact details if you have any
questions about this matter, or the FOI process in general.

 

Kind regards

FOI Officer

 

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FOI Officer, Legal and Assurance Branch

Business Enabling Services

Department of Finance

T: 02 6215 1783 E: [5][Finance request email]

A: One Canberra Avenue, Forrest ACT 2603

UNCLASSIFIED

 

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