FOI and Privacy in other jurisdictions

The Commonwealth, the states and the mainland territories of Australia each have freedom of information legislation.  The Commonwealth and some states also have privacy legislation.  Useful links for information about these jurisdictions are listed below.

Commonwealth

 Office of the Australian Information Commissioner

State and Territory FOI Law
 

ACT
Australian Capital Territory Government
ACT Privacy

New South Wales
Information and Privacy Commission 

 

New South Wales
Information and Privacy Commission

 

South Australia
Ombudsman SA

 

Northern Territory
Office of the Information Commissioner

 

Tasmania
Ombudsman Tasmania

 

Queensland
Office of the Information Commissioner

 

Victoria
Freedom of Information Commissioner
Commissioner for Privacy and Data Protection

Open Government Partnership

 Open Government Partnership and National Action Plan