We provide a range of information and resources to assist Queensland government agencies and ministers in complying with their requirements under the Right to Information Act 2009 (Qld) (RTI Act) and the Information Privacy Act 2009 (Qld) (IP Act).


Guidelines explain the RTI and IP Acts to assist Queensland government agencies with proactive disclosure and processing formal applications; including case law, examples and processes.
  • Access and amendment - Information about processing and decision making stages for access and amendment applications under the RTI Act and the IP Act.

  • Privacy principles - Explains the IP Act and privacy principles to help Queensland government agencies handle personal information in accordance with the privacy principles.


Annotated legislation

The annotations consist of explanatory notes relevant to applying the legislation. These notes are not legal opinions, but are designed to make the Acts easier to understand.

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Case studies