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The NTC is required to publish this information under section 8(2) of the Freedom of Information Act 1982 (Cwlth) (the FOI Act)

Section 8(2) information

  • The NTC Organisational structure

  • The NTC does not have any powers that directly affect members of the public, any particular person or entity, or any classes of person or entity. Other details about the functions of the NTC are available under About us.

  • The officers of the agency are listed at About us – Senior staff profiles. All officers of the NTC are appointed under the National Transport Commission Act 2003 (Cwlth).

  • The NTC Annual reports 

  • Members of the public are able to comment on specific policy proposals and other documents released by the NTC by following the steps set out in either the documents themselves, or as set out in How to make a submission

  • The NTC will routinely provide access to any of the documents it holds in response to a request under Part III of the FOI Act, except if a document:

    • includes personal information about any individual and it would be unreasonable to publish the information
    • includes information about the business, commercial, financial or professional affairs of any person and it would be unreasonable to publish the information
    • includes other information of a kind determined by the Information Commissioner under section 8(3) of the FOI Act and it would be unreasonable to publish the information
    • has information that is otherwise exempt matter under the FOI Act.
  • The NTC has not received any request or order from the Commonwealth Parliament for any information held by the NTC. The NTC is required under Commonwealth legislation to table an annual report before the Commonwealth Parliament.

  • Anyone seeking access to the NTC's information or documents under the FOI Act should contact the NTC's FOI Contact Officer 

  • The NTC has no operational information as that term is defined in section 8A of the FOI Act.

Last Updated: 25/11/2016