News

Have your say on the development of uniform metrics on the use of FOI laws in Australia

July 26, 2017 - 1:57pm

In December 2016, the Australian government submitted its first Open Government National Action Plan to the Open Government Partnership (OGP).

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New privacy case notes

July 26, 2017 - 1:40pm

Our case notes provide a summary of some of the privacy complaints considered by our Office. They provide guidance on the interpretation of the privacy principles in the Information Privacy Act 2009 (Qld) and also illustrate the remedies that can resolve complaints.

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New guideline: complaint status and outcomes

July 6, 2017 - 8:18am

OIC, in collaboration with the Queensland Ombudsman, has developed a new guideline to assist agencies to manage the privacy considerations of providing information to a complainant about the status or outcome of their complaint.

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1 July increase to fees and charges

July 3, 2017 - 7:27am

The application fee and processing charges for applications made under the Right to Information Act 2009 and the Information Privacy Act 2009 changed on 1 July 2017.

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VIDEO: Third party consultation

June 27, 2017 - 12:09pm

We have prepared a short video presentation on the basics of third party consultation. This video is designed for agency officers who make decisions under the Right to Information Act 2009 (Qld) and the Information Privacy Act 2009 (Qld).

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