Dear Australian Public Service Commission,

On 10 February 2022, an article was printed in The Australian. The title of the article was Top judge warned of Registrar overhaul.

Justice Greenwood of the Federal Court of Australia is quoted in the article as saying:

“Sia spoke to me briefly before she went on leave and apparently the (APSC) representative was concerned that (the man) was not very forthcoming about the changes to the management system or otherwise he would make to improve the work of the court ...”

It is very highly likely that the reference to "the man" is a reference to Murray Belcher, the National Judicial Registrar & District Registrar - QLD (see https://www.righttoknow.org.au/request/s... and https://www.righttoknow.org.au/request/s...)

It is clear that the Australian Public Service Commissioner's representative for the National Judicial Registrar & District Registrar - QLD vacancy was Kerryn Vine Camp, the First Assistant Commissioner of the Australian Public Service Commission (see https://www.righttoknow.org.au/request/c...).

Please provide any contemporaneous notes prepared by Australian Public Service Commissioner's representative about her concerns that "the man" was not very forthcoming about the changes to the management system or otherwise he would make to improve the work of the Court.

Yours faithfully,

Christine

FOI, Australian Public Service Commission

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Dear Applicant

 

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The Australian Public Service Commission (APSC) is writing to acknowledge
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The timeframe for responding to your request is 30 days from the date of
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FOI OFFICER

Legal Services

 

Australian Public Service Commission

Level 4, B Block, Treasury Building, Parkes Place West, PARKES ACT 2600
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Dear Australian Public Service Commission,

Please pass this on to the person who conducts Freedom of Information reviews.

I am writing to request an internal review of Australian Public Service Commission's handling of my FOI request 'Kerryn Vine Camp's notes'.

A full history of my FOI request and all correspondence is available on the Internet at this address: https://www.righttoknow.org.au/request/k...

Yours faithfully,

Christine

FOI, Australian Public Service Commission

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Dear Christine

 

The Australian Public Service Commission (APSC) is writing to acknowledge
receipt of your request for internal review under the Freedom of
Information Act 1982 (FOI Act).

 

The timeframe for responding to your internal review request is 30 days
from the date of receipt. This timeframe for internal review may be
extended in very limited circumstances. You will be notified if these
circumstances arise and the timeframe is extended.

 

Regards,

 

FOI OFFICER

Legal Services

 

Australian Public Service Commission

Level 4, B Block, Treasury Building, Parkes Place West, PARKES ACT 2600
GPO Box 3176 CANBERRA ACT 2601

 

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