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Freedom of information disclosure log—Solicitor-General

Australian Government agencies must publish on their websites details of information they release in response to freedom of information requests.

They are required to do so under Subsection 11C(3) of the Freedom of Information Act 1982.

Set out below are descriptions of information and documents the Solicitor-General has released.

If you wish to obtain copies of these documents, email S-G_Briefing@ag.gov.au.

Description and dates of documents released under freedom of information

Reference number Date Sort ascending Request Info published
FOI02/2016 13/02/2017 Documents released in response to Freedom of Information request FOI 02/2016 – documents relating to communications between the Former Solicitor-General Justin Gleeson SC or his Office and the Attorney-General or his Office regarding the Bell Group litigation or legislation. The request relates to the period 1 January 2015 to 29 November 2016. Six documents were released in part in relation to this request.
FOI03/2016 13/02/2017 Documents released in response to Freedom of Information request FOI 03/2016 – documents relating to communications between the Former Solicitor-General Justin Gleeson SC or his Office and the Treasury regarding the Bell Group litigation or legislation. The request relates to the period 1 January 2015 to 29 November 2016. Two documents were released in part in relation to this request.
FOI01/2016 29/08/2016 Documents released by the Solicitor-General in response to Freedom of Information request FOI 01/2016 — documents relating to consultation or communications with the Solicitor-General concerning the Legal Services Amendment (Solicitor-General Opinions) Direction 2016 and Guidance Note 11 – Briefing the Solicitor-General on or after 1 November 2015 to 28 June 2016. One document was released in full and 11 documents were released with redactions.