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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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