Statement 3: Freedom of information arrangements


Under the Freedom of Information Act 1982, members of the public have the right to request information and access documents about their personal affairs and the activities of the Department.

A freedom of information request needs to be made in writing to the agency that holds the documents being requested. Requests for documents in the possession of the Department of Treasury and Finance should be addressed to:

Freedom of Information unit
Department of Treasury and Finance
GPO Box 4379
Melbourne VIC 3001

To lodge an online freedom of information request, or for further information about how to make a request, visit the Freedom of Information websiteexternal site icon.

Information relating to how to make a request, and how the Department receives and processes freedom of information (FOI) requests can be found at various locations, including those listed below.

 Category/topic   Resource location
 Information on how to make a freedom of information request and how the Department is complying with freedom of information obligations  Appendix 8 of the 2013-14 Annual Report
 General information and assistance with freedom of information specific to the Department of Treasury and Finance Freedom of Information area of this website
 Lodge an online freedom of information request and find general information on lodging requests. Whole of Victorian Government freedom of information web resource.  Freedom of informationexternal site iconwebsite

The resource locations and content presented within the Freedom of Information Part II Statements provide a snapshot of the information that is available and are not an exhaustive representation.

To find a specific topic, conduct a full search of this site or contact the relevant business area as listed in the Organisation chart.

More information about freedom of information can be found on the Freedom of Informationexternal site icon website.