Let there be light

CLA strongly supports transparent and accountable government that, in part, is enabled by strong freedom of information legislation. CLA has welcomed the tabling of a Bill in the ACT Legislative Assembly that addresses the increasing tendency to reduce a…

Is this really THAT secret?

Is the following document so secretative that the Department of Education and Training really believes you should not see it – form your opinion about what makes it?

Civil Liberties Australia has been an observer of the Freedom of Information reques…

Australia Day letters 2007

Each Australia Day, CLA suggests initiatives to make Australia work better. In 2007, we propose recouping Immigration bonuses paid wrongly to senior staff who deported Australians, ending the practice of the Customs Service censoring books (which is not…