D68 and Department of Housing and Public Works [2019] QICmr 31 (26 August 2019)

Application number:
Department of Housing and Public Works
Decision date:
Monday, Aug 26, 2019

ADMINISTRATIVE LAW – RIGHT TO INFORMATION – REFUSAL OF ACCESS – NONEXISTENT OR UNLOCATABLE DOCUMENTS – documents about the ‘crawl space’ in the ceiling of the applicant’s unit – applicant contends documents ought to exist – whether the agency has taken all reasonable steps to locate responsive documents – whether access may be refused on the basis that the documents do not exist or are unlocatable – section 67(1) of the Information Privacy Act 2009 (Qld) and sections 47(3)(e) and 52 of the Right to Information Act 2009 (Qld)

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