We publish a list of documents we have released in response to Freedom of Information (FOI) requests as required by the Freedom of Information Act 1982 (FOI Act). We publish these documents within 10 business days of release to the FOI applicant.
All information included in this log is available for public access.
Check this log before you make a new FOI request.
We also help portfolio Ministers to comply with disclosure obligations. Our disclosure log provides details in relation to any documents released by the office of a portfolio Minister.
What we don’t publish
We don't publish information would be considered 'unreasonable' to publish, unless it can be practically modified. This includes:
- personal information about any person
- information about the business, commercial, financial or professional affairs of any person
- other information covered by a determination made by the Australian Information Commissioner
Some documents in the list of previous FOI requests may not be available for download.
Contact us to access any of these documents. Make sure to include the FOI reference number in your request.
We may charge you for the cost of copying the information or sending it to you. We won't charge you for our time to process the original FOI request.
We will notify you of any applicable charges. You must pay any charges before we provide the documents.
List of past FOI requests
You can browse FOI requests published before 1 July 2022 on the
- Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry’s website
- Department of Industry, Science and Resource’s website
Anything before 2018 you can browse on the NLA archive:
FOI disclosure log
We are a new department established on 1 July 2022. The table below contains requests from 1 July 2022.