No. of EOIs in submitted status under 190 NSW as of May 16 for all occupations

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From: KarthikC

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Dear Department of Home Affairs,

Hope you're doing good. Kindly share details of the total no. of active EOIs for 190 NSW visa for all occupations as of today (May 16) between 75 to 100 points

Yours faithfully,
KarthikC

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UPDATED: 17 March 2020

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FOI Request: FA 20/05/00658
File Number: OBJ2020/16428

Dear KarthikC

Acknowledgement of Freedom of Information Access request

I refer to your correspondence received on 17 May 2020 seeking access to documents held by the Department of Home Affairs (the Department) under the Freedom of Information Act 1982 (the FOI Act).

COVID-19 (Coronavirus)
COVID-19 (Coronavirus) has been declared a pandemic by the World Health Organisation (link). As the Department focuses its efforts on managing the impact of COVID-19 on its critical services and employees, other non-critical services may not be delivered within expected timeframes. We apologise for the inconvenience and appreciate your patience during this period.

Scope of request

You have requested access to the following:
Total no. of active EOIs for 190 NSW visa for all occupations as of today (May 16) between 75 to 100 points.

Your request was received by the Department on 17 May 2020 and has been allocated FOI request number FA 20/05/00658 . Please include your FOI request number in all correspondence with the Freedom of Information Section.

Timeframe for receiving your decision
The statutory timeframe for processing a request is 30 days from the date upon which your application was received by the Department.

Your review rights in relation to your request are available on the website of the Office of the Australian Information Commissioner here.

Exclusion of staff details
The Department’s policy is to exclude the personal details of staff not in the Senior Executive Service (SES), as well as the direct contact details of SES staff, contained in documents that fall within scope of an FOI request. If you require personal details of non-SES officers, or direct contact details of SES staff, please inform us so the decision maker may consider your request. Otherwise we will take it that you agree to that information being excluded from the scope of your request.

Duplicate documents
If the FOI decision-maker deems a document to be a duplicate, they will not assess those pages as part of your FOI request. This means that if a there is a decision to release the document to you, you will receive only one copy, even if multiple copies of that document exists.

Publication of document
Where documents are released to you in response to your request, the Department may be required to publish these documents on its website within 10 working days in accordance with section 11C of the FOI Act. Publication will not be required where the documents contain personal or business affairs information.

Contacting the FOI Section
Should you wish to discuss your request you may contact the FOI Section at [DIBP request email] .

Yours sincerely

FOI Officer
Freedom of Information
FOI & Records Management Branch | Data Division
Corporate and Enabling Group
Department of Home Affairs | www.homeaffairs.gov.au
E: [DIBP request email]

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Department of Home Affairs

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Good afternoon,

We are working on being able to provide you with some information soon.

Regards,
Freedom of Information Section
FOI and Records Management Branch
Data Division | Corporate and Enabling Group
Department of Home Affairs

E: [DIBP request email]
T: 6264 1111

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From: KarthikC

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Dear FOI,

Thank your for your response.

It would be helpful if you could include the information as per the latest date possible (whenever you plan to provide the information).

Yours sincerely,

KarthikC

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Department of Home Affairs

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Good morning,

I refer to your request received on 17 May 2020 for access to documents under the FOI Act.

The current due date for your request is 16 June 2020.

Due to the number of requests currently being processed by our office, we will not be able to finalise your request by the original due date.

The Department seeks your agreement under section 15AA of the FOI Act to extend the timeframe for the processing of your request by 30 days. This would extend the due date for your request to 16 July 2020.

It would assist the Department in managing its FOI caseload if you could provide a response to this request by close of business, Friday 12 June 2020.

If you wish to discuss this matter further, please do not hesitate to contact the FOI section on the details below.

Yours sincerely,

FOI Officer
Freedom of Information
FOI and Records Management Branch | Data Division
Corporate and Enabling Group
Department of Home Affairs | Email: [DIBP request email]

UNCLASSIFIED

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From: KarthikC

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Dear FOI,

Thank you for your response. If the deadline needs to be extended by 30 days, would it be possible to include the data until July 10, 2020 (or the latest date possible).

Regards.

Yours sincerely,

KarthikC

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Department of Home Affairs

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Dear KarthikC,

Thank you for your email.

We are able to provide data up to the date your FOI request was received (17 May 2020).

Please confirm if you are happy to provide a 30 day extension for this request.

Yours sincerely,

FOI Officer
Freedom of Information
FOI and Records Management Branch | Data Division
Corporate and Enabling Group
Department of Home Affairs | Email: [DIBP request email]

UNCLASSIFIED

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Department of Home Affairs

UNCLASSIFIED

In reply please quote:

FOI Request:         FA 20/06/00545

File Number:          OBJ2020/19164 

Dear KarthikC

Acknowledgement of Freedom of Information Access request

I refer to your correspondence received on 12 June 2020 seeking access to
documents held by the Department of Home Affairs (the Department) under
the Freedom of Information Act 1982 (the FOI Act).

COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

COVID-19 (Coronavirus) has been declared a pandemic by the World Health
Organisation ([1]link). As the Department focuses its efforts on managing
the impact of COVID-19 on its critical services and employees, other
non-critical services may not be delivered within expected timeframes. We
apologise for the inconvenience and appreciate your patience during this
period.

Scope of request

You have requested access to the following:

No. of EOIs in submitted status under 190 NSW and 190 VIC for 135112 ICT
Project Manager as of Jun 12,2020 for points from 80 to 100 with Superior
English only.

Your request was received by the Department on 12 June 2020 and has been
allocated FOI request number FA 20/06/00545 . Please include your FOI
request number in all correspondence with the Freedom of Information
Section.

Timeframe for receiving your decision

 

The statutory timeframe for processing a request is 30 days from the date
upon which your application was received by the Department.

 

Your review rights in relation to your request are available on the
website of the Office of the Australian Information Commissioner [2]here.

Exclusion of staff details

 

The Department’s policy is to exclude the personal details of staff not in
the Senior Executive Service (SES), as well as the direct contact details
of SES staff, contained in documents that fall within scope of an FOI
request. If you require personal details of non-SES officers, or direct
contact details of SES staff, please inform us so the decision maker may
consider your request. Otherwise we will take it that you agree to that
information being excluded from the scope of your request.

 

Duplicate documents

 

If the FOI decision-maker deems a document to be a duplicate, they will
not assess those pages as part of your FOI request. This means that if a
there is a decision to release the document to you, you will receive only
one copy, even if multiple copies of that document exists.

Publication of document

 

Where documents are released to you in response to your request, the
Department may be required to publish these documents on its website
within 10 working days in accordance with section 11C of the FOI Act.
Publication will not be required where the documents contain personal or
business affairs information.

Contacting the FOI Section

 

Should you wish to discuss your request you may contact the FOI Section at
[3][DIBP request email].

 

Yours sincerely

 

FOI Officer

Freedom of Information

FOI & Records Management Branch | Data Division

Corporate and Enabling Group

Department of Home Affairs | [4]www.homeaffairs.gov.au

E: [5][DIBP request email]

 

 

Dear Department of Home Affairs,

 

I would like to request the following information due to unavailability in
existing FOI records and inaccessibility of the Qlik application:

 

No. of EOIs in submitted status under 190 NSW and 190 VIC for 135112 ICT
Project Manager as of Jun 12,2020 for points from 80 to 100 with Superior
English only.

 

Thank you.

 

Yours faithfully,

KarthikC

 

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From: KarthikC

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Dear FOI,

FOI Request: FA 20/05/00658
File Number: OBJ2020/16428

Please proceed with the 30 day extension to provide the required information by July 16, 2020.

Yours sincerely,

KarthikC

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Department of Home Affairs

UNCLASSIFIED

Good morning,

 

I refer to your request received on 12 June 2020 for access to documents
under the FOI Act.

 

The current due date for your request is 12 July 2020. 

 

Due to the number of requests currently being processed by our office, we
will not be able to finalise your request by the original due date.

 

In order for the Department to complete the process of retrieving all the
documents that fall within the scope of your request the Department will
require additional time to process your request.

 

The Department seeks your agreement under section 15AA of the FOI Act to
extend the timeframe for the processing of your request by 30 days.  This
would extend the due date for your request to 11 August 2020.

 

It would assist the Department in managing its FOI caseload if you could
provide a response to this request by close of business, Friday 3 July
2020.

 

If you wish to discuss this matter further, please do not hesitate to
contact the FOI section on the details below.

 

 

Yours sincerely,

 

FOI Officer

Freedom of Information

FOI and Records Management Branch | Data Division

Corporate and Enabling Group

Department of Home Affairs | Email: [1][DIBP request email]

 

 

 

 

 

UNCLASSIFIED

 

From: FOI
Sent: Friday, 12 June 2020 1:10 PM
To: [FOI #6341 email]
Subject: HPRM: Acknowledgement – FOI request FA 20/06/00545
[SEC=UNCLASSIFIED]

 

UNCLASSIFIED

In reply please quote:

FOI Request:         FA 20/06/00545

File Number:          OBJ2020/19164 

Dear KarthikC

Acknowledgement of Freedom of Information Access request

I refer to your correspondence received on 12 June 2020 seeking access to
documents held by the Department of Home Affairs (the Department) under
the Freedom of Information Act 1982 (the FOI Act).

COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

COVID-19 (Coronavirus) has been declared a pandemic by the World Health
Organisation ([2]link). As the Department focuses its efforts on managing
the impact of COVID-19 on its critical services and employees, other
non-critical services may not be delivered within expected timeframes. We
apologise for the inconvenience and appreciate your patience during this
period.

Scope of request

You have requested access to the following:

No. of EOIs in submitted status under 190 NSW and 190 VIC for 135112 ICT
Project Manager as of Jun 12,2020 for points from 80 to 100 with Superior
English only.

Your request was received by the Department on 12 June 2020 and has been
allocated FOI request number FA 20/06/00545 . Please include your FOI
request number in all correspondence with the Freedom of Information
Section.

Timeframe for receiving your decision

 

The statutory timeframe for processing a request is 30 days from the date
upon which your application was received by the Department.

 

Your review rights in relation to your request are available on the
website of the Office of the Australian Information Commissioner [3]here.

Exclusion of staff details

 

The Department’s policy is to exclude the personal details of staff not in
the Senior Executive Service (SES), as well as the direct contact details
of SES staff, contained in documents that fall within scope of an FOI
request. If you require personal details of non-SES officers, or direct
contact details of SES staff, please inform us so the decision maker may
consider your request. Otherwise we will take it that you agree to that
information being excluded from the scope of your request.

 

Duplicate documents

 

If the FOI decision-maker deems a document to be a duplicate, they will
not assess those pages as part of your FOI request. This means that if a
there is a decision to release the document to you, you will receive only
one copy, even if multiple copies of that document exists.

Publication of document

 

Where documents are released to you in response to your request, the
Department may be required to publish these documents on its website
within 10 working days in accordance with section 11C of the FOI Act.
Publication will not be required where the documents contain personal or
business affairs information.

Contacting the FOI Section

 

Should you wish to discuss your request you may contact the FOI Section at
[4][DIBP request email].

 

Yours sincerely

 

FOI Officer

Freedom of Information

FOI & Records Management Branch | Data Division

Corporate and Enabling Group

Department of Home Affairs | [5]www.homeaffairs.gov.au

E: [6][DIBP request email]

 

 

Dear Department of Home Affairs,

 

I would like to request the following information due to unavailability in
existing FOI records and inaccessibility of the Qlik application:

 

No. of EOIs in submitted status under 190 NSW and 190 VIC for 135112 ICT
Project Manager as of Jun 12,2020 for points from 80 to 100 with Superior
English only.

 

Thank you.

 

Yours faithfully,

KarthikC

 

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Is [8][DIBP request email] the wrong address for Freedom of Information
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From: KarthikC

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Dear FOI,

FOI Request: FA 20/05/00658
File Number: OBJ2020/16428

Will this request FA 20/05/00658 be fulfilled by July 16?

Thank you.

Yours sincerely,

KarthikC

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Department of Home Affairs

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Dear KarthikC,

Thank you for your email enquiring about the progress of your FOI request.

Please be advised that the Department is currently processing a large number of FOI requests. Our staff are working hard and the Department is committed to processing your request as quickly as possible.

As advised in our previous email below, due to the number of requests currently being processed by our office, we will not be able to finalise your request by the original due date.

It would assist with the processing of your request if you could advise whether you agree to an extension of time as outlined below.

Yours sincerely,

FOI Officer
Freedom of Information
FOI and Records Management Branch | Data Division
Strategy & Law Enforcement Group
Department of Home Affairs | Email: [DIBP request email]

UNCLASSIFIED

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From: KarthikC

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Dear FOI,

FOI Request: FA 20/05/00658
File Number: OBJ2020/16428

Thanks for your mail. Kindly note the original due date for this request was Jun 16. It was then extended by 30 days to July 16, which I had agreed to.

Appreciate your support and providing the information by July 16.

Yours sincerely,

KarthikC

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