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Ministerial applications when there is a change of Minister

October 19, 2020 - 8:49am

With the upcoming Queensland election, we wanted to remind departments that manage Ministerial RTI and IP applications that if there is a change of Minister—which can happen post-election regardless of whether there is a change of government—current Ministerial applications cease.

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Joint statement on International Access to Information Day 2020

September 28, 2020 - 9:43am

Information Access Commissioners and Ombudsmen from across Australia and New Zealand have released a joint statement to mark International Access to Information Day on 28 September.

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Submission to the Integrity and Oversight Committee of the Parliament of Victoria

September 24, 2020 - 1:35pm

The OIC provided a submission to the Integrity and Oversight Committee of the Parliament of Victoria for the Inquiry into the Education and Prevention Functions of Victoria’s Integrity Agencies.

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OIC Annual Report 2019-20

September 23, 2020 - 1:59pm

Our Annual Report is now available and provides an overview of our performance towards building trust through transparency by protecting information access and privacy rights in Queensland.

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A message from the Information Commissioner: IAI Day 2020

September 22, 2020 - 11:42am

On International Access to Information Day (IAI Day) on 28 September 2020, we join communities and government around Australia and the world to celebrate the importance of the right to access information and how it plays a key role in times of crisis.

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