Core Exemptions in the Freedom of Information Act
This training provides Victorian public sector staff with a comprehensive understanding of the exemptions contained in sections 30, 33, 34 and 35 of the Freedom of Information Act 1982 (Vic). It includes:
- an overview of the scope and objectives of the FOI Act;
- good decision making;
- how to interpret and apply the exemptions in sections 30, 33, 34 and 35; and
- relevant VCAT decisions.
Participants are provided a 'Guide to Freedom of Information in Victoria' manual which details how to administer the FOI Act, process applications, and interpret and apply the exemptions.
Please note: You will be required to collect a security pass from the concierge desk on arrival.