First response to Snowden revelations

Culley Palmer made this Freedom of Information request to Australian Communications and Media Authority

Australian Communications and Media Authority did not have the information requested.

From: Culley Palmer


Dear Australian Communications and Media Authority,

I hereby request access, under the Freedom of Information Act 1982,

A copy of the earliest dated Quick Assessment, Briefing or Report authored by ACMA about revelations of mass surveillance or signals interception of Australian communications, following news reports based on documents provided to journalists by NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden.

I request that all costs for all aspects of the processing of this
request be waived on the grounds that the release of this
information is in the public interest.


Culley Palmer

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Dear Mr Palmer,

Please find attached the ACMA's decision in regards to your Freedom of Information application below.

Yours sincerely,
Stephen Jones

Stephen Jones
Senior Lawyer and Freedom of Information Coordinator
Legal Services Division

Australian Communications and Media Authority
T +61 3 9963 6961   F +61 3 9963 6983
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