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From: Timothy Nothdurft

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Dear NBN Co Limited,
I am requesting for any statistical documentation or reports relating to

- Number of FOI requests received – breakdown by year
- Number of approved FOI requests and approving officer – breakdown by year
- Number of declined FOI requests and declining officer and the clause for declining the request– breakdown by year
ie Number of FOI declined due to Commercial in confidence
Number of FOI declined based of cyber security or other threats
- Staff turnover and numbers that are responsible for FOI requests
- Revenue generated from FOI requests (both declined and approved)

Yours faithfully,

Timothy Nothdurft

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Mr Nothdurft – Please find attached a letter requesting clarification
regarding your FOI request – and providing you with background and
information as to where you may find FOI data on a publicly accessible
website – data.gov.au.

 

David J Mesman

General Counsel │FOI, Privacy & Knowledge Management

Corporate Advisory and Systems Engineering & Operations Legal Team

E [1][email address]

Level 11, 100 Arthur Street, North Sydney NSW 2060

 

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From: Timothy Nothdurft

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Dear David Mesman,

Thankyou for your response, the objectives and motives of NBNco in regards to FOI are fairly clear at this point. Obviously any request that poses even slight risk of causing damage to NBN reputation, ability to sell, or put the key stakeholders in bad light will be withheld on commercial or security "excuses" without any risk management.

To date NBNco have failed to demonstrate BASIC ability to release information efficiently under FOI, including release of basic Metadata (page numbers, versions, dates, etc) or highly redacted versions of documents that would allow for NBN decisions to be properly scrutinised and assessed without damaging NBNco ability to deliver it's goals. I believe this information could be used to increase the value of NBN and allow better decision making and accountability moving forward. It is disappointing that NBNco fail to see this advantage.

It is also very clear on your position within the organisation.

Yours sincerely,

Timothy Nothdurft

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Dear Mr Nothdurft – I noted that you or the Right-to-Know (RTK) website
incorrectly listed this matter as refused. For reference, I did not refuse
this request, but I’d requested that you clarify your application for the
reasons contained in the letter found in this RTK strand.
 
As outlined in my previous correspondence to you, statistical data on all
FOI entities, including nbn, are found at the following data.gov.au
[1]link.
 
For ease of reference, relevant spreadsheets are found here:
 

* [2]https://data.gov.au/dataset/ds-dga-b0771...
OAIC; or
* [3]https://data.gov.au/dataset/ds-dga-b0771...
OAIC

 
Those spreadsheets contain numbers of applications received, refusals,
exemption grounds, etc. As outlined in my previous correspondence, you may
find relevant FOI data from 2011-2018 and my understanding is that the
OAIC should publish FY19 data in due course on the same site.
 
Best, David Mesman
 
General Counsel │FOI, Privacy & Knowledge Management
Corporate Advisory and Systems Engineering & Operations Legal Team
E [4][email address]
Level 11, 100 Arthur Street, North Sydney NSW 2060
 
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the lands upon which we work.
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professional privilege are not waived or lost by reason of mistaken
delivery to you. Emails to/from nbn co limited ABN 86 136 533 741 may
undergo email filtering and virus scanning, including by third party
contractors, however, nbn co limited does not guarantee that any email or
any attachment is secure, error-free or free of viruses or other unwanted
or unexpected inclusions. Any views expressed in this message are those of
the individual sender, except where the sender specifically states them to
be the views of nbn co limited.
PLEASE CONSIDER OUR ENVIRONMENT BEFORE PRINTING
 
 
 

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