Freedom of Information

The Freedom of Information Act 1982 provides you with the right to access information in the possession of the State Government of Victoria, including the State Revenue Office.

Freedom of Information 2016-17

  State Revenue Office Land Tax Hardship Relief Board
Requests for access to documents
Requests received in 2016-17 73 0
Requests from 2015-16 actioned in 2016-17 22 0
Initial access decision
Access granted in full 66 0
Access granted in part 7 0
Access denied in full 0 0
Withdrawn 0 0
No documents 1 0
Not proceeded with 0 0
Released outside the Act 0 0
Pending at 30 June 2017 21 0
Total 95 0
Application fees collected $1953.00 $0.00
Application fees waived $55.80 $0.00
Access charges collected $0.00 $0.00
Access charges waived $0.00 $0.00
Victorian Freedom of Information Commissioner
Review sought 3 0
Deemed complaint 2 0
Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal
Application for review lodged 0 0
Withdrawn 0 0
Settled prior to hearing 0 0
Original decision confirmed 0 0

Access to documents

To lodge a Freedom of Information (FOI) request for access to documents, a written request must be submitted detailing the documents sought, together with the relevant statutory application fee ($28.40 from 1 July 2017). The fee will be waived for applicants seeking personal information who provide a copy of their current valid Health Care Card or Pensioner Concession Card.

Freedom of Information

Requesting access to documents under the provisions of the Act must be made in writing and should be addressed to:

Information Officer
State Revenue Office
GPO Box 1641

General FOI information is available from the Victorian Government’s FOI Online website and the Victorian Freedom of Information Commissioner’s website.