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Ben Fairless made this Freedom of Information request to Comcover

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From: Ben Fairless

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Dear Comcover,

Under section 23 of the Freedom of Information Act, the principal officer or minister can make arrangements to give their decision making powers to others.

I'm hoping you can provide me with a copy of the current arrangements if possible.

If it helps, I'm happy for you to process this request under "administrative release" (https://www.oaic.gov.au/freedom-of-infor.... This would reduce the cost and time required to make a formal decision.

That said, I understand sometimes you want the request to be formal. If you won't process it informally, please process my request for the document as a formal FOI Request.

Please note - While I volunteer for Right to Know, this request is made in a personal capacity and not on behalf of Right to Know.

Yours faithfully,

Ben Fairless

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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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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: [Comcover request email]
A: One Canberra Avenue, Forrest ACT 2603

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Dear Mr Fairless,

 

Thank you for your emails to the Department of Finance and Minister for
Finance seeking copies of FOI delegations/authorisations.

 

Finance is happy to provide you with the requested documents, wherever
possible, outside of the FOI Act.

 

Authorisation for Department of Finance

Finance has previously provided you with a copy of our departmental
instrument of authorisation, accessible here:
[1]https://www.righttoknow.org.au/request/2....

Authorisation for Minister for Finance

The Minister’s Chief of Staff has authorisation to make decisions under
the FOI Act.

 

Authorisation for Special Minister of State

As you may be aware, the current Special Minister of State (SMOS) was
appointed on 28 August 2018. The SMOS has not yet received an FOI request
and, as such, we have not enacted an instrument of authorisation as yet.

 

Authorisation for Secretaries’ ICT Governance Board and Comcover

The Secretaries’ ICT Governance Board (SIGB) and Comcover are not separate
agencies for the purposes of the FOI Act. As such, we do not hold separate
authorisations under section 23 of the FOI Act that specifically relate to
the SIGB or Comcover.

 

Authorisation for Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for Finance and
Minister Assisting for Deregulation

The list of the Current Ministry (as at 28 August 2018) is available
online at
[2]https://www.aph.gov.au/About_Parliament/....
There is no Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for Finance, nor a
Minister Assisting for Deregulation. As such, Finance does not hold an
instrument of authorisation for these two parties.

 

We hope that this response addresses your requests. If you have any
questions, please feel free to ask. If Finance does not hear from you, we
will consider your requests finalised.

 

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: [4][Comcover request email]

A: One Canberra Avenue, Forrest ACT 2603

UNCLASSIFIED

 

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UNCLASSIFIED

Dear Mr Fairless,

 

Thank you for your emails to the Department of Finance and Minister for
Finance seeking copies of FOI delegations/authorisations.

 

Finance is happy to provide you with the requested documents, wherever
possible, outside of the FOI Act.

 

Authorisation for Department of Finance

Finance has previously provided you with a copy of our departmental
instrument of authorisation, accessible here:
[1]https://www.righttoknow.org.au/request/2....

Authorisation for Minister for Finance

The Minister’s Chief of Staff has authorisation to make decisions under
the FOI Act.

 

Authorisation for Special Minister of State

As you may be aware, the current Special Minister of State (SMOS) was
appointed on 28 August 2018. The SMOS has not yet received an FOI request
and, as such, we have not enacted an instrument of authorisation as yet.

 

Authorisation for Secretaries’ ICT Governance Board and Comcover

The Secretaries’ ICT Governance Board (SIGB) and Comcover are not separate
agencies for the purposes of the FOI Act. As such, we do not hold separate
authorisations under section 23 of the FOI Act that specifically relate to
the SIGB or Comcover.

 

Authorisation for Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for Finance and
Minister Assisting for Deregulation

The list of the Current Ministry (as at 28 August 2018) is available
online at
[2]https://www.aph.gov.au/About_Parliament/....
There is no Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for Finance, nor a
Minister Assisting for Deregulation. As such, Finance does not hold an
instrument of authorisation for these two parties.

 

We hope that this response addresses your requests. If you have any
questions, please feel free to ask. If Finance does not hear from you, we
will consider your requests finalised.

 

Kind regards

FOI Officer

 

[3]cid:image001.jpg@01D20F6A.7457D930

 

FOI Officer, Legal and Assurance Branch

Business Enabling Services

Department of Finance

T: 02 6215 1783 E: [4][Comcover request email]

A: One Canberra Avenue, Forrest ACT 2603

UNCLASSIFIED

 

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UNCLASSIFIED

Dear Mr Fairless,

 

Thank you for your emails to the Department of Finance and Minister for
Finance seeking copies of FOI delegations/authorisations.

 

Finance is happy to provide you with the requested documents, wherever
possible, outside of the FOI Act.

 

Authorisation for Department of Finance

Finance has previously provided you with a copy of our departmental
instrument of authorisation, accessible here:
[1]https://www.righttoknow.org.au/request/2....

Authorisation for Minister for Finance

The Minister’s Chief of Staff has authorisation to make decisions under
the FOI Act.

 

Authorisation for Special Minister of State

As you may be aware, the current Special Minister of State (SMOS) was
appointed on 28 August 2018. The SMOS has not yet received an FOI request
and, as such, we have not enacted an instrument of authorisation as yet.

 

Authorisation for Secretaries’ ICT Governance Board and Comcover

The Secretaries’ ICT Governance Board (SIGB) and Comcover are not separate
agencies for the purposes of the FOI Act. As such, we do not hold separate
authorisations under section 23 of the FOI Act that specifically relate to
the SIGB or Comcover.

 

Authorisation for Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for Finance and
Minister Assisting for Deregulation

The list of the Current Ministry (as at 28 August 2018) is available
online at
[2]https://www.aph.gov.au/About_Parliament/....
There is no Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for Finance, nor a
Minister Assisting for Deregulation. As such, Finance does not hold an
instrument of authorisation for these two parties.

 

We hope that this response addresses your requests. If you have any
questions, please feel free to ask. If Finance does not hear from you, we
will consider your requests finalised.

 

Kind regards

FOI Officer

 

[3]cid:image001.jpg@01D20F6A.7457D930

 

FOI Officer, Legal and Assurance Branch

Business Enabling Services

Department of Finance

T: 02 6215 1783 E: [4][Comcover request email]

A: One Canberra Avenue, Forrest ACT 2603

UNCLASSIFIED

 

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2. https://www.aph.gov.au/About_Parliament/...
4. mailto:[Comcover request email]

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UNCLASSIFIED

Dear Mr Fairless,

 

Thank you for your emails to the Department of Finance and Minister for
Finance seeking copies of FOI delegations/authorisations.

 

Finance is happy to provide you with the requested documents, wherever
possible, outside of the FOI Act.

 

Authorisation for Department of Finance

Finance has previously provided you with a copy of our departmental
instrument of authorisation, accessible here:
[1]https://www.righttoknow.org.au/request/2....

Authorisation for Minister for Finance

The Minister’s Chief of Staff has authorisation to make decisions under
the FOI Act.

 

Authorisation for Special Minister of State

As you may be aware, the current Special Minister of State (SMOS) was
appointed on 28 August 2018. The SMOS has not yet received an FOI request
and, as such, we have not enacted an instrument of authorisation as yet.

 

Authorisation for Secretaries’ ICT Governance Board and Comcover

The Secretaries’ ICT Governance Board (SIGB) and Comcover are not separate
agencies for the purposes of the FOI Act. As such, we do not hold separate
authorisations under section 23 of the FOI Act that specifically relate to
the SIGB or Comcover.

 

Authorisation for Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for Finance and
Minister Assisting for Deregulation

The list of the Current Ministry (as at 28 August 2018) is available
online at
[2]https://www.aph.gov.au/About_Parliament/....
There is no Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for Finance, nor a
Minister Assisting for Deregulation. As such, Finance does not hold an
instrument of authorisation for these two parties.

 

We hope that this response addresses your requests. If you have any
questions, please feel free to ask. If Finance does not hear from you, we
will consider your requests finalised.

 

Kind regards

FOI Officer

 

[3]cid:image001.jpg@01D20F6A.7457D930

 

FOI Officer, Legal and Assurance Branch

Business Enabling Services

Department of Finance

T: 02 6215 1783 E: [4][Comcover request email]

A: One Canberra Avenue, Forrest ACT 2603

UNCLASSIFIED

 

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UNCLASSIFIED

Dear Mr Fairless,

 

Thank you for your emails to the Department of Finance and Minister for
Finance seeking copies of FOI delegations/authorisations.

 

Finance is happy to provide you with the requested documents, wherever
possible, outside of the FOI Act.

 

Authorisation for Department of Finance

Finance has previously provided you with a copy of our departmental
instrument of authorisation, accessible here:
[1]https://www.righttoknow.org.au/request/2....

Authorisation for Minister for Finance

The Minister’s Chief of Staff has authorisation to make decisions under
the FOI Act.

 

Authorisation for Special Minister of State

As you may be aware, the current Special Minister of State (SMOS) was
appointed on 28 August 2018. The SMOS has not yet received an FOI request
and, as such, we have not enacted an instrument of authorisation as yet.

 

Authorisation for Secretaries’ ICT Governance Board and Comcover

The Secretaries’ ICT Governance Board (SIGB) and Comcover are not separate
agencies for the purposes of the FOI Act. As such, we do not hold separate
authorisations under section 23 of the FOI Act that specifically relate to
the SIGB or Comcover.

 

Authorisation for Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for Finance and
Minister Assisting for Deregulation

The list of the Current Ministry (as at 28 August 2018) is available
online at
[2]https://www.aph.gov.au/About_Parliament/....
There is no Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for Finance, nor a
Minister Assisting for Deregulation. As such, Finance does not hold an
instrument of authorisation for these two parties.

 

We hope that this response addresses your requests. If you have any
questions, please feel free to ask. If Finance does not hear from you, we
will consider your requests finalised.

 

Kind regards

FOI Officer

 

[3]cid:image001.jpg@01D20F6A.7457D930

 

FOI Officer, Legal and Assurance Branch

Business Enabling Services

Department of Finance

T: 02 6215 1783 E: [4][Comcover request email]

A: One Canberra Avenue, Forrest ACT 2603

UNCLASSIFIED

 

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2. https://www.aph.gov.au/About_Parliament/...
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UNCLASSIFIED

Dear Mr Fairless,

 

Thank you for your emails to the Department of Finance and Minister for
Finance seeking copies of FOI delegations/authorisations.

 

Finance is happy to provide you with the requested documents, wherever
possible, outside of the FOI Act.

 

Authorisation for Department of Finance

Finance has previously provided you with a copy of our departmental
instrument of authorisation, accessible here:
[1]https://www.righttoknow.org.au/request/2....

Authorisation for Minister for Finance

The Minister’s Chief of Staff has authorisation to make decisions under
the FOI Act.

 

Authorisation for Special Minister of State

As you may be aware, the current Special Minister of State (SMOS) was
appointed on 28 August 2018. The SMOS has not yet received an FOI request
and, as such, we have not enacted an instrument of authorisation as yet.

 

Authorisation for Secretaries’ ICT Governance Board and Comcover

The Secretaries’ ICT Governance Board (SIGB) and Comcover are not separate
agencies for the purposes of the FOI Act. As such, we do not hold separate
authorisations under section 23 of the FOI Act that specifically relate to
the SIGB or Comcover.

 

Authorisation for Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for Finance and
Minister Assisting for Deregulation

The list of the Current Ministry (as at 28 August 2018) is available
online at
[2]https://www.aph.gov.au/About_Parliament/....
There is no Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for Finance, nor a
Minister Assisting for Deregulation. As such, Finance does not hold an
instrument of authorisation for these two parties.

 

We hope that this response addresses your requests. If you have any
questions, please feel free to ask. If Finance does not hear from you, we
will consider your requests finalised.

 

Kind regards

FOI Officer

 

[3]cid:image001.jpg@01D20F6A.7457D930

 

FOI Officer, Legal and Assurance Branch

Business Enabling Services

Department of Finance

T: 02 6215 1783 E: [4][Comcover request email]

A: One Canberra Avenue, Forrest ACT 2603

UNCLASSIFIED

 

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UNCLASSIFIED

Dear Mr Fairless,

 

Thank you for your emails to the Department of Finance and Minister for
Finance seeking copies of FOI delegations/authorisations.

 

Finance is happy to provide you with the requested documents, wherever
possible, outside of the FOI Act.

 

Authorisation for Department of Finance

Finance has previously provided you with a copy of our departmental
instrument of authorisation, accessible here:
[1]https://www.righttoknow.org.au/request/2....

Authorisation for Minister for Finance

The Minister’s Chief of Staff has authorisation to make decisions under
the FOI Act.

 

Authorisation for Special Minister of State

As you may be aware, the current Special Minister of State (SMOS) was
appointed on 28 August 2018. The SMOS has not yet received an FOI request
and, as such, we have not enacted an instrument of authorisation as yet.

 

Authorisation for Secretaries’ ICT Governance Board and Comcover

The Secretaries’ ICT Governance Board (SIGB) and Comcover are not separate
agencies for the purposes of the FOI Act. As such, we do not hold separate
authorisations under section 23 of the FOI Act that specifically relate to
the SIGB or Comcover.

 

Authorisation for Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for Finance and
Minister Assisting for Deregulation

The list of the Current Ministry (as at 28 August 2018) is available
online at
[2]https://www.aph.gov.au/About_Parliament/....
There is no Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for Finance, nor a
Minister Assisting for Deregulation. As such, Finance does not hold an
instrument of authorisation for these two parties.

 

We hope that this response addresses your requests. If you have any
questions, please feel free to ask. If Finance does not hear from you, we
will consider your requests finalised.

 

Kind regards

FOI Officer

 

[3]cid:image001.jpg@01D20F6A.7457D930

 

FOI Officer, Legal and Assurance Branch

Business Enabling Services

Department of Finance

T: 02 6215 1783 E: [4][Comcover request email]

A: One Canberra Avenue, Forrest ACT 2603

UNCLASSIFIED

 

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