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Access to information

After 20 years of governing how citizens can seek information from their Government, the Freedom of Information Act 1989 has been repealed and replaced with the Government Information (Public Access) Act 2009 (GIPAA).

The GIPA Act creates new rights to information that are designed to meet community’s expectations of more open and transparent government. It encourages the routine and proactive release of government information, including information held by providers of goods and services contracted by government agencies.

Read our privacy statement to learn how we treat your personal information.

How members of the public may access NRJO information

Members of the public seeking access to NRJO information should initially search this section of the website.

If the information is not referenced in this section, the public should contact the NRJO Right to Information Officer, detailed as follows:

Isabel Perdriau
Phone 0409 558 758
Email admin@northernriversjo.nsw.gov.au

The Officer will either advise where the information is located or request that an Informal Access Request be made via email. There is no charge for this request, however appropriate photocopying charges of obtained copies of information may apply.

The Officer will discuss the method of supply of the information, including likely timeframe.

In limited circumstances, the Right to Information Officer will inform an applicant that their access to information will require the lodgement of a Formal Access Application. The applicant will be required to pay an application fee of $30.00 and you may be required to pay an additional charge for processing the application ($30/hour).

Northern Rivers Joint Organisation contact details

Phone
Post
PO Box 146, Lismore, NSW 2480
ABN
68 587 813 167
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