Freedom of information
Under Australia's freedom of information law, you have a right to access the documents we hold. When we release a document, we put the details in our disclosure log. You can find some documents on our website via the Information Publication Scheme.
Confidentiality of Social Security (Centrelink) pension information
When we make payments under social security legislation, we may handle your personal information
We are required by the FOI Act to publish information whenever an agency administers or establishes a public consultation arrangement in the course of developing a specific policy proposal
Contact us to request information
We can be contacted to access the Department's information or documents under the FOI Act
FOI Disclosure Log
We are required to publish documents or parts of documents that have been provided in response to FOI requests
Information Publication SchemeCertain documents and information required to be published under the FOI Act.
Our framework of rules, policies, principles and procedures which we apply in making decisions or recommendations that affect members of the public
Our reports and responses to Parliament
We are required by the FOI Act to publish the full text of any annual report they prepare that is laid before the Parliament