Freedom of Information

A Freedom of Information application must be submitted in writing and accompanied by payment of the $30 application fee.

To access the Freedom of Information Application click on the attachment below or contact the City’s Principal Freedom of Information Officer on 6820 3076.

The Freedom of Information Act provides that the City must complete all applications within 45 calendar days from the receipt of a valid application; however this time frame may be extended by agreement between the City and the applicant. If the application is extensive we may need to contact you to discuss the scope of the application.

The rate of fees and charges are set under the Act. The application fee for non-personal information, $30.00, is to be paid when the application is lodged.

Once the application is assessed, there may be additional charges.

Access to Documents (Freedom of Information Act 1992) Form (196KB) View File  OR   Download FileThe applicant may be required to pay processing charges. In the event that the charges are more than $30.00, an estimate will be provided. In certain cases a reduction in processing charges may apply - see section on fees and charges on the second page of this form.