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FOI Exemptions Masterclass - 23 Nov 17 - $350 (ex. GST)

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The Office of the FOI Commissioner offers a full suite of training and education programs to assist agencies, local government and universities that process FOI applications in Victoria.

Our comprehensive training and education program has been developed by expert training professionals with over 30 years’ experience running FOI training in other Australian jurisdictions and internationally.

Our staff are in attendance at all sessions to offer their expertise and insights, and to assist in answering your questions.

FOI Exemptions Masterclass

This one-day course provides participants with a comprehensive understanding of the exemptions in Part IV the FOI Act. The training incorporates relevant amendments to the FOI Act. Exemptions covered includes -

  • Section 30 - Internal working documents

  • Section 31 - Law enforcement documents

  • Section 32 - Documents affecting legal proceedings

  • Section 33 - Documents affecting personal privacy

  • Section 34 - Trade secrets; business, commercial or financial information

  • Section 35 - Material obtained in confidence

  • Section 38 - Documents to which secrecy provisions of enactments apply

  • Section 38A - Council documents

  • VCAT Decisions

Cost

Our training is offered on a cost recovery basis of $350 (ex. GST) per participant, per day.

When registering, please indicate in the space provided where the invoice is to be sent.

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Lunch is provided. Please advise our office if you have any dietary requirements.

Cancellation Policy

  • If you are unable to attend training please review our Cancellation Policy below before contacting our Office.

  • All cancellations or substitution’s must be advised in writing to training@foicommissioner.vic.gov.au.

  • A substitution for nonattendance can be arranged up to 24 hours prior to the commencement of the scheduled training.

  • If a cancellation is made more than 5 business days before the date of scheduled training - full refund of $350 (ex. GST).

  • If a cancellation is made within 5 business days before the date of scheduled training - full payment will be required and no refund applicable.

  • Please note certificates of completion will not be issued to unpaid accounts.

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