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About Right to Information

From 1 July 2009, the Right to Information Act 2009 replaced the Freedom of Information Act 1992 and is part of a broader “push” model of greater proactive and routine release of information.

The RTI Act provides a right of access to government information unless, on balance, it is contrary to the public interest to release the information.

Last reviewed
1 September 2011
Last updated
27 March 2012

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