Advanced Exemptions in the Freedom of Information Act 1982
This training provides Victorian public sector staff with an understanding of the exemptions contained in sections 28, 31, 31A, 32, 38 and 38A of the Freedom of Information Act 1982 (Vic), and relevant VCAT decisions.
This session covers:
- an overview of the scope and objectives of the FOI Act;
- a structured approach to processing applications;
- how to interpret and apply the exemptions in sections 28, 31, 31A, 32, 38 and 38A; and
- relevant VCAT decisions.
Prior to attending this training, participants are required to have attended our Core Exemptions training. Please bring your manual that was provided in our Core Exemptions training.
Please note this training is for Victorian public sector staff only.
You must have completed OVIC's Administering the Freedom of Information Act and Core exemptions in the Freedom of Information Act training sessions prior to attending this session.
You will be required to provide identification and collect a security pass from the concierge desk on arrival.
Please let us know if you have any accessibility requirements.