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Avoid Ab-SURD outcomes: Notice of Intention to Refuse to Deal

December 14, 2016 - 9:57am

The Office of the Information Commissioner has updated our guideline on Refusal to Deal - Substantial and Unreasonable Diversion of Resources (SURD).

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Follow-up review report - Queensland Universities

December 13, 2016 - 12:57pm

On November 30, we tabled our report in Parliament on our follow-up review into the Queensland Universities’ implementation of recommendations from our 2014-15 Compliance Review Report.

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250th Anniversary of Global Freedom of Information

December 2, 2016 - 9:58am

Today (2 December) marks the 250th anniversary of the passage of the first Freedom of Information legislation...

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Get ready! Dealing with personal information in an emergency

October 26, 2016 - 7:49am

An emergency event such as a flood or other natural disaster can occur without notice. Sharing information rapidly in these situations can expedite prompt assistance to those in need. But what about the privacy implications?

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Show me the money

October 17, 2016 - 10:28am

One of the key services that our Office provides is the management and mediation of privacy complaints against Queensland government agencies.

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