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250th Anniversary of Global Freedom of Information - 2 December 2016

Today marks the 250th anniversary of the passage of the first Freedom of Information legislation in Sweden.

Information Awareness Month 2016 Highlights

During Information Awareness Month 2016 (IAM) the Information and Privacy Commission (IPC) has continued to champion open government and highlight the importance of increasing the transparency and accountability of government and encourage greater public engagement in NSW.

Information Commissioner enhances guidance available for potential complainants under PID Act

The NSW Information Commissioner, Elizabeth Tydd, has finalised a set of guidance materials to assist Information and Privacy Commission's (IPC) officers, parties to public interest disclosures, and the public more generally, when considering and assessing complaints made to her under the Publ

Resources for Public Interest Disclosures

The Public Interest Disclosures Act 1994 (PID Act) sets in place a system to encourage public officials to report wrongdoings.


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