FOI disclosure log - 2011

FOI disclosure log documents

FOI reference number Date of access1 FOI request2 Information published in the disclosure log3 Other information
11/24321 1 December 2011 Documents surrounding the development of an emissions trading scheme in China since November 2007 Excluding emails; Include only final versions of documents; Include only documents in which an emissions trading scheme in China is a substantive dimension of the document; and Only include documents produced since 1 January 2009. Development of an emissions trading scheme in China since November 2009 [PDF 767 KB]  
1108-F217 28 November 2011 All comments, submissions or responses received or held by the Department on or after 8 April 2011 from World Trade Organisation members or other foreign States in response to the World Organisation Technical Barriers of Trade Committee Notification G/TBT/N/AUS/67 dated 8 April 2011 WTO members responses to World Organisation Technical Barriers of Trade Committee Notification G/TBT/N/AUS/67 dated 8 April 2011. [PDF 3.57 MB]  
11/20550 16 November 2011 Documents filed by Philip Morris against the Australian Government pursuant to the dispute settlement procedures of the Australia-Hong Kong Investment Promotion and Protection Agreement. For example a 'Notice of Dispute' or a 'Notice of Intent' to pursue investor-state arbitration under the agreement and/or a 'Notice of Claim'. Documents filed by Philip Morris [PDF 448 KB]  
11/15233 28 October 2011
  • The report of the Tender Evaluation Board as initially submitted to the
    Secretary in his then capacity as Approver of the tender; and
  • Any subsequent revised versions of the report of the Tender Evaluation
    Board as submitted to the Secretary in his then capacity as Approver of the
    tender.
The report of the Tender
Evaluation Board for the Australia Network Tender [PDF 893 KB]
 
11/26312 25 October 2011 A copy of your current signed delegation/authorisation/ permission for all powers to make decisions under the FOI Act. I would also like a copy of the last 5 signed delegations/authorisation/ permissions, but nothing older than 2005. Copies of DFAT's signed delegation/authorisation/permission for all powers to make decisions under the FOI Act for the period 2005 to present. [PDF 144 KB]  
11/26521 24 October 2011 Documents previously released under an FOI request to The Sydney Morning Herald on 21 December 2010 relating to summary reports prepared by the Conduct and Ethics Unit (CEU) for the Departmental oversight body, the Conduct and Ethics Committee, for the financial years 2007-08, 2008-09 and 2009-10. Summary reports prepared by the Conduct and Ethics Unit (CEU) for the financial years 2007-08, 2008-09 and 2009-10. [PDF 479 KB]  
FMO-1 21 October 2011 All documents held by yourself or your office, created between 21 August 2010 and 14 September 2011 inclusive that relate to the selection and/or appointment of a new Consul-General in Chicago. Documents held in the Foreign Minister's Office relating to Consul-General selection/appointment. [PDF 174 KB] This request only covers documents held in the Foreign Minister's Office. Documents held in the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade are being considered separately in the context of a separate FOI request which has been received for access to the documents held by the Department, and will be released through this disclosure log in due course.
11/15405 20 October 2011 All written advice from the Department to any Government Minister since 21st August 2010, with regard to potential sites for a regional processing centre or other regional arrangements to handle asylum seekers arriving without authorisation in Australian waters All written advice from the Department to any Government Minister since 21st August 2010, with regard to potential sites for a regional processing centre or other regional arrangements to handle asylum seekers arriving without authorisation in Australian waters[PDF 1.2 MB]  
11/15042 19 October 2011 Details on the cost of maintaining the following Embassies/High Commissions/Consulates for the period January 1, 2008 to December 31, 2010. In particular, a breakdown of costs on a per yearly basis, to include the following items: entertainment, food and beverages (consumed in-house), costs of staff, costs of any renovations to buildings. These requests are for the following: Australian Embassy to the United States (Washington), Australian Mission to the United Nations (New York), Australian Embassy to the Holy See/Vatican, Australian High Commission to South Africa (Pretoria), Australian High Commission to Kenya (Nairobi). Details of the cost of certain
Missions [PDF 43 KB]
 
11/12605 26 September 2011 Documents relating to DFAT's carbon footprint: Waste Audit Report for 2009/10; National Packaging Covenant Waste Audit Tool for 2009/10; Surveillance Audit Report for 2010/11; OSCAR Summary Report for 2010; National Environment Protection Measures for 2010; DFAT's paper usage for 2010; ICT Energy Management Plan; and carbon emission data on departmental travel -excluding travel not made through DFAT's travel company. Documents relating to DFAT's carbon footprint [PDF 2.64 MB]  
11/14018 26 September 2011 Cables generated by the Australian  embassy in Beijing on the Chinese economy and its impact on Australia and Australian interests and on how the most recent Federal Budget was received in China Cables generated by the Australian embassy in Beijing [PDF 494 KB]  
11/11472 16 September 2011 Documents concerning the issuing of Certificates of No Impediment (CNI) to marriage to Australians wishing to marry in another country Documents concerning the issuing of Certificates of No Impediment (CNI) to marriage to Australians wishing to marry in another country [PDF 3.24 MB]  
11/13451 9 September 2011 All proposed itineraries and estimated travel costs of official overseas travel for the Minister for Foreign Affairs and his staff since 14 September 2010. Itineraries and estimated travel costs of official overseas travel for the Minister for Foreign Affairs and his staff since 14 September 2010. [PDF 888 KB]  
11/16174 7 September 2011 Ministerial submission 08-434 and letter to Prime Minister from Foreign Minister referenced in ministerial submission 08-660. Ministerial submission 08-434 and letter to Prime Minister from Foreign
Minister referenced in ministerial submission 08-660. [PDF 67 KB]
 
10/21016 5 August 2011 Incoming briefing material prepared by the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade for the Labor Government following the 2010 federal election, often referred to as the “Red Book” Incoming Government Brief prepared for the Minister for Foreign Affairs. [PDF 5.36 MB]  
10/21016 5 August 2011 Incoming briefing material prepared by the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade for the Labor Government following the 2010 federal election, often referred to as the “Red Book” Incoming Government Brief prepared for the Minister for Trade [PDF 3.77 MB]