W7SV7G and Department of Education [2018] QICmr 24 (22 May 2018)

Application number:
Department of Education
Decision date:
Tuesday, May 22, 2018

ADMINISTRATIVE LAW - RIGHT TO INFORMATION - REFUSAL OF ACCESS - CONTRARY TO PUBLIC INTEREST - information relating to the applicant’s employment with the agency - administration of justice and procedural fairness - accountability and transparency in workplace processes - privacy of other individuals - prejudice to management function - whether disclosure would, on balance, be contrary to the public interest - whether access to information may be refused under section 67(1) of the Information Privacy Act 2009 (Qld) and sections 47(3)(b) and 49 of the Right to Information Act 2009 (Qld)