Australian Government agencies can use this form when seeking to request an extension of time to process a Freedom of Information request or to notify of an agreed extension of time.
If you have a concern about the conduct of an Australian Government agency under the Freedom of Information Act 1982 (the FOI Act), you can use this form to ask the Information Commissioner to investigate your complaint.
If you disagree with the decision of an Australian Government agency or Minister under the Freedom of Information Act 1982, you can use this form to ask for that decision to be reviewed.
Use this form for general enquiries about the roles and functions of the Office of the Australian Information Commissioner (OAIC) and the laws it regulates. The OAIC website also has a list of FAQs that may assist you with your query.
The Office of the Australian Information Commissioner (OAIC) has complaint handling responsibilities under the Privacy Act 1988 (Cth) (Privacy Act).If you believe that your privacy has been interfered with by an Australian, ACT or Norfolk Island government agency, or a private sector organisation covered by the Privacy Act, you can use this form to submit a privacy complaint to the OAIC. With the exception of the ACT, the Privacy Act does not regulate state or territory agencies. See the State and Territory privacy laws page for further information.