Departmental FoI Disclosure Logs

The disclosure log requirement does not apply to:

  • personal information about any person if publication of that information would be ‘unreasonable’
  • information about the business, commercial, financial or professional affairs of any person if publication of that information would be ‘unreasonable’
  • other information covered by a determination made by the Australian Information Commissioner if publication of that information would be ‘unreasonable’
  • any information if it is not reasonably practicable to publish the information because of the extent of modifications that would need to be made to delete the information listed in the above dot points.

Deletions have been made to the documents in accordance with the exemptions available under the FOI Act.

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FOI reference number Date of access FOI request Information published in the disclosure log Other Information
FOI/2020/102 03/08/2020

The following documents held by the Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet related to the Department’s contract with James Alan Reed, trading as Resolve Strategic, published on AusTender on 15 May 2020 with the contract notice number CN3681646:

  • Documents pertaining to the contract itself
  • Final versions of research outputs
  • Email correspondence between:
    • The consultant and the Department
    • The Department and the Prime Minister’s Office
    • The consultant and the Prime Minister’s Office
Released in part
FOI/2020/115 24/07/2020

Under the FOI Act, I request the procurement documents for all services relating to the COVID19 Commission and any of its taskforces, outlining assessment against any relevant legal requirements or guidelines. This includes but is not limited to documents relating to the following two Contract Notices from Austender.

Released in part
FOI/2020/152 20/07/2020

Section 47C redactions in PMC’s 19 April 2004 brief to the Minister Assisting the Prime Minister regarding the Humanitarian Overseas Service Medal for Iraq

Released in full
FOI/2020/097 20/07/2020

From 9 March 2020 to present, we seek any information held by the Department of Prime Minister and Cabinet that discuss real, perceived or potential conflicts of interest of members of the National COVID-19 Coordination Commission and the associated Manufacturing Working Group (otherwise known as the Manufacturing Taskforce).

Released in part
FOI/2020/126 13/07/2020

The first 100 documents by date comprised in emails, briefs, cables, in relation to the establishment of the Whole of Government (WoG) Taskforce on 25 November 2010 in relation to Julian Assange and Wikileaks.

Released in part
FOI/2020/099 09/07/2020

Title/delivery date of delivery of all final reports delivered to the Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet by the consulting firm McKinsey since 1 January 2016.

Released in full
FOI/2020/107 08/07/2020

Under the FOI Act I request all documents held by areas of the Department of PMC outside of the National COVID19 Coordination Commission, that meet both 1) and 2):

  1. created or sent from any of the following
    a) National COVID19 Coordination Commission (NCCC)
    b) Nev Power,
    c) Andrew Liveris,


  1. referring to any of the following
    a) Climate change
    b) Greenhouse gas emissions
    c) Carbon dioxide (CO2)

Released in full
FOI/2020/092 03/07/2020

Please provide all declarations to the Department of Prime Minister and Cabinet recording interests of members of the National Covid Co-ordination Commission and those of their family members.

Please also provide minutes of any meetings containing declarations of conflicts of interest.

Finally, please provide any submissions or communications by members of the Commission in relation to the Commission's conflict of interest processes, or minutes of meetings in which the conflict of interest processes were discussed.

Released in part
FOI/2018/168/AAT 02/07/2020

The report prepared under subsection 37(5) of the Auditor-General Act 1997 for the Prime Minister as a result of the Attorney General issuing a subsection 37(1)(b) certificate.

Released in part
FOI/2020/085/IR 02/07/2020

Internal review of the Department’s decision of 29 May 2020 in relation to FOI/2020/085.

Released in part