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OIC’s 2015-16 Annual Report

September 26, 2016 - 3:50pm

The 2015-16 Office of the Information Commissioner Annual Report was tabled in Parliament today, 26 September 2016. The report outlines performance against key activities and established targets across three service areas. This report illustrates OIC’s commitment to promoting and protecting an individual’s right to access government-held information and to privacy.

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Dealing with requests for information about the NBN

September 15, 2016 - 12:00pm

We are aware a number of councils have received correspondence from the National Broadband Network (NBN) which states that information about NBN’s commercial activities are ‘carved-out’ or exempt from the application

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OIC has released two reports

August 19, 2016 - 12:49pm

The Office of the Information Commissioner has released two reports: 2016 Right to Information and Information Privacy Electronic Audit: Queensland public sector agencies’ responses and comparative analysis with 2010 and 2013 results and Desktop Audits 2014-16: Website Compliance with Right to Information and Information Privacy - Local Governments and Hospital Foundations.

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VIDEO: Official Launch of Privacy Awareness Week

May 27, 2016 - 11:32am

On 11 May 2016, Privacy Awareness Week was officially launched by the Hon Yvette D’Ath MP, Attorney-General and Minister for Justice and Minister for Training and Skills.

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Compliance Review - Council of the City of Gold Coast

May 26, 2016 - 10:10am

The Office of the Information Commissioner has released the report Compliance Review  Council of the City of Gold Coast: Review of the Council of the City of Gold Coast’s compliance with the Right to Information Act 2009 (Qld) and the Information Privacy Act 2009 (Qld).

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