Dear Australian Federal Police,
This request is to access information under the Freedom of Information Act 1982. (FOI)
I would like to request records of police station attendance during the period 01 January 1914 to 01 January 1920 based on a person's ancestry or immigration history.
I refer to your below email to the Australian Federal Police (AFP).
Due to the date range of the documents you seek, any documents which would
be responsive to your request would be within the open access period, and
as such a request will need to be made to the National Archives of
To assist you in trying to obtain the documents you are seeking, the
following options are available to you:
• a request can be submitted to the National Archives of Australia
at the following link: [email address]; or
• given the scope of your request, it appears that you are also
seeking documents held by State and Territory police forces, a separate
request will need to be made to each relevant police force for the
documents that you seek.
Based on the above information, the AFP will not undertake any further
action in regards to this request unless we receive further correspondence
CASEY (AFP 24826)
SENIOR TEAM MEMBER
FREEDOM OF INFORMATION
CHIEF COUNSEL PORTFOLIO