Open Access Information

Open Access Information

Disclosure Log

The Government Information (Public Access) Act 2009 (GIPA Act) commenced on 1 July 2010.

Council will endeavour to make available information released under the GIPA Act that is of significant interest to the wider public. This information is identified in Council's disclosure log.

Information released to an applicant in response to a formal access application under the GIPA Act, which may be of interest to other members of the public, will be progressively published on our disclosure log.

Council's disclosure log contains a description of the information released, and how to get access to this information.

If you would like access to the documents mentioned in the disclosure log, please contact Council on 1300 292 442 or 026972 2266 or email

Information Not Disclosed

Open access information not released by the OIC due to an overriding public interest against disclosure

As the Bland Shire Council makes decisions about open access information that may not be disclosed due to an overriding public interest, it will publish this information on this website. This will detail the information requested and the reasons behind the Bland Shire Council deciding not to release the information.

Parliamentary Documents

No documents have yet been tabled in Parliament by or on behalf of the Bland Shire Council. Should this occur, the Bland Shire Council will publish links to these documents on this website