New application fee and processing and access charges
The application fee and processing and access charges for applications made under the Right to Information Act 2009 and the Information Privacy Act 2009 changed on 1 July 2014.
The application fee increased from $41.90 to $43.35 and the processing charge from $6.45 to $6.70 for each fifteen minutes or part thereof.
The cost of receiving black-and-white photocopies of documents also increased from $0.20 to $0.25 per page.
OIC has released a new guideline, Charging for applications received before 1 July 2014, to assist agencies in calculating fees and charges for existing applications.