OIC's Privacy Champion Policy

September 1, 2020 - 2:28pm

The Officer of the Information Commissioner (OIC) has published its new Privacy Champion Policy. This policy forms part of OIC’s long-standing commitment to building an effective information privacy culture, including improving information privacy practices and taking proactive steps to embed Privacy by Design into agency functions, systems and processes.


Celebrate International Access to Information Day 2020

August 27, 2020 - 1:38pm

On 28 September 2020 Queensland will be celebrating International Access to Information Day (IAI Day).


Search issues on internal review

August 25, 2020 - 2:10pm

It was recently brought to our attention (which we appreciate) that the way we had written about internal review and search issues in several of our resources was confusing. We have updated those resources and hope they now provide a clearer and more consistent explanation of when an agency can deal with search issues as part of an internal review.


RTI Fees Increased on 10 August 2020

August 11, 2020 - 1:54pm

In line with the Justice Legislation (Fees) Amendment Regulation 2020 the Right to Information Act 2009’s application fee and processing charges increased on 10 August 2020.


Audit report – Disclosure logs - Queensland Government departments

August 11, 2020 - 10:44am

On 11 August 2020, the Chair of the Legal Affairs and Community Safety parliamentary committee tabled our report on how well Queensland Government departments meet the requirements for operating a disclosure log set out in the Right to Information Act 2009 (Qld).