Thursday 28 September is International Access to Information Day, which highlights the community’s right to access government information. Learn more about the day and this year's theme: ‘the importance of the online space for access to information’.

Freedom of information legislation and determinations

See also the Freedom of Information Act 1982 on the Federal Register of Legislation.

The Australian Information Commissioner can make determinations under the FOI Act to exempt documents from publication either through the Information Publication Scheme (IPS) or the FOI Disclosure Log.

The Federal Register of Legislation has authoritative versions of all legislative instruments enabled by the FOI Act, including FOI determinations.