Freedom of Information

A new information publication plan for Australian Government agencies was introduced in 2011 to foster greater openness and transparency, and encourage a more proactive approach to publishing information.

The different types of information available on this website are outlined below.

Discussion papers and draft documents

As part of Infrastructure Australia's policy analysis and development, Infrastructure Australia releases discussion papers and draft documents. Find out more in:

Public submissions

Comments from stakeholders and the community are welcome, and submissions received are published in Public submissions.

Annual Reports

From 2008 to 2014 Infrastructure Australia was legally part of the Department of Infrastructure and Regional Development. Infrastructure Australia's annual report was incorporated as a chapter in the annual report of the Department of Infrastructure and Regional Development.

Freedom of Information Disclosure Log

In accordance with sections 8(2)(g) and 11C of the Freedom of Information Act 1982, information released under the Act is listed below.

Infrastructure Australia will make documents accessible on this website as much as possible. However, some documents, due to size or format, will be made available via post. To access documents listed but not published on this site, please contact the FOI Coordinator on (02) 8114 1900 or by email IAFOI@infrastructure.gov.au

Infrastructure Australia's Freedom of Information Disclosure Log list does not include the following:

  • Documents released under the FOI Act containing personal or business information which would be unreasonable to publish;
  • Documents to which access has been refused or which are exempt from release under the FOI Act; and
  • Documents which have been released to the media or members of the public outside the FOI Act.

Information attached, or referred to, in Infrastructure Australia's FOI disclosure log may be removed after 12 months, unless the information has enduring public value.

2015

Disclosure date

Description of documents

19/11/15 IA FOI 15-03—Partial release
All documents created by employees or consultants of Infrastructure Australia relating to the Perth Freight Link Project in the time period 7 September 2013 to 7 May 2015.
26/10/15 IA FOI 15-02—Partial release
Documents comprising communications between Infrastructure Australia and the Western Australian Departments of Transport and Main Roads which specifically relate to the Project Evaluation of the Perth Freight Link by Infrastructure Australia in the period 1 May 2015 to 24 August 2015.
20/10/15 IA FOI 15-04—Partial release
All correspondence received from the Western Australian Government relating to the “12 shortlisted options” referred to in page 3 of the Perth Freight Link Project Assessment approved by the Infrastructure Australia Board on 7 May 2015.
21/08/15 IA FOI 15-01—Partial release
Briefs or reports prepared for incoming Chief Executive Officer Philip Davies, prior to or the time of his commencement in the role of CEO.
17/07/15

IA FOI 13-10—Partial release
Documents in relation to the Pilbara Integrated Power Solution, in particular documents recording Infrastructure Australia's consideration and assessment of the Pilbara Integrated Power Solution for the National Infrastructure Priority List or the Building Australia Fund.

17/07/15 IA FOI 13-09—Partial release
Documents in relation to the Oakajee Mid-West Development Project, in particular documents recording Infrastructure Australia's consideration and assessment of the Oakajee Mid-West Development Project for the National Infrastructure Priority List or the Building Australia Fund.
28/05/15 IA FOI 14-03—Partial release
The missing Appendices and any and all documents relating to the Business Case for the Sunshine Coast Airport Master Plan November 2009 and any and all documents relating to the Sunshine Coast Airport since August 2014.

20/02/15

IA FOI 13-09—Partial release
Documents in relation to the Oakajee Mid-West Development Project, in particular documents recording Infrastructure Australia's consideration and assessment for the National Infrastructure Priority List or the Building Australia Fund.

2013–14

Disclosure date

Description of documents

27/08/13

IA FOI 13-02—Full release
All documents submitted by the ACT Government to Infrastructure Australia and any assessment or advice given by Infrastructure Australia to the ACT Government in response to their submission(s).

28/05/14

IA FOI 13-07—Partial release
Leach Highway Fremantle Upgrade, funding application submissions and supporting documents.