News

Camera surveillance and privacy report

July 31, 2012 - 10:57am

The Camera Surveillance review has examined the systemic practice of camera surveillance in Queensland government agencies and the extent to which camera surveillance systems were designed and operated with privacy considerations in mind.

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Transport and Main Roads Compliance Review

July 26, 2012 - 12:08pm

This report details the findings of a review of the Department of Transport and Main Roads’ (TMR) delivery of right to information (RTI) and information privacy (IP). Overall, TMR’s performance was strong and it demonstrated a clear commitment to openness and accountability.

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The Acts Interpretation Act: it’s got what you need!

July 23, 2012 - 12:08pm

One of most useful tools in the decision maker’s toolbox is the Acts Interpretation Act 1954 (AIA). Here is a taste of what the AIA has to offer.

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Launch of Transparency Series occasional papers

July 19, 2012 - 12:08pm

The first three papers in the Transparency Series consider the effects of greater transparency on public sector performance, productivity and policy implementation.  A fourth paper in the series to be published within 3 weeks includes a case study of the United Kingdom’s recent transparency reforms.

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Evidence based policy: Standards of transparency

June 6, 2012 - 12:08pm

The Australia and New Zealand School of Government and the Victorian State Services Authority are collaborating on a partnership that draws together a broad network of policy-makers, practitioners and leading academics.

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