Freedom of Information and Privacy
Information on the release of documents, accessing your own information and accessing archived documents over 30 years.
Information about accessing and requesting documents under the Freedom of Information Act 1982.
Information about some of the documents released by the department under the Freedom of Information Act 1982 since 30 April 2009.
Information regarding the department's decision about an FOI request, feedback about our service and review bodies.
Information about the department's information publication scheme draft agency plan for meeting the requirements of the Freedom of Information Act 1982.
Information about accessing or changing your personal information under the Privacy Act 1988.
Further assistance if you wish to obtain access to information on your file and contact details for processing Freedom of Information (FOI) requests.
Delays in the processing of non-routine FOI requests within the department led to two independent reviews in 2012.