Applications under the Information Act
As allowed under the Information Act 2008, the department received 145 new information requests in 2018-19, an increase of 8.2% from 2017-18.
Most requests were for personal information relating to tenancies, with most of these being from legal advocates and other organisations assisting clients to access their personal information.
|Applications under the Information Act 2002||2018-19||2017-18|
|Accepted applications outstanding at start of Year||0||0|
|Applications received to correct personal information||0||0|
|Applications received to access personal information||143||128|
|Applications received to access government information||2||5|
|Applications received to access personal and government information||0||1|
|Total – Received to 30 June 2019||145||134|
|Accepted applications withdrawn||1||3|
|Unaccepted applications – pending acceptance||0||0|
|Total – Outcomes to 30 June 2019||145||134|
Last updated: 22 January 2020