Price and Rockhampton Regional Council [2021] QICmr 59 (11 November 2021)

Application number:
Rockhampton Regional Council
Decision date:
Thursday, Nov 11, 2021

ADMINISTRATIVE LAW - RIGHT TO INFORMATION - REFUSAL OF ACCESS - CONTRARY TO THE PUBLIC INTEREST - documents relating to the evaluation of proposed sites for a motorsport precinct and a decision to enter into a contract of sale regarding a particular site - accountability and informed debate - reason or background for government decision - deliberative process of government - whether disclosure would, on balance, be contrary to the public interest - whether access may be refused under section 47(3)(b) and section 49 of the Right to Information Act 2009 (Qld)