Fees, charges and timeframes

The timeframes and cost of applying for documents held by council are included in the table below.

Application typeAct Application fee Proof of identity required Processing fees Timeframe for decision
Personal Information

Information Privacy Act

Nil Yes Nil 25 business days

Personal Information (acting on behalf of another person)

Information Privacy Act

Nil

Yes (from both parties)

Nil 25 business days
Non-Personal Information

Right to Information Act

$49.70 Nil If more than 5 hours spent processing application a charge of $7.70 for each 15 minutes spent 25 business days

Mixed Application (both non-personal and personal information)

Right to Information Act

$49.70 Yes If more than 5 hours spent processing application a charge of $7.70 for each 15 minutes spent 25 business days
Business Information

Right to Information Act

$49.70 Yes If more than 5 hours spent processing application a charge of $7.70 for each 15 minutes spent 25 business days

Amendment of personal information

Information Privacy Act

Nil Yes   Nil 25 business days

Should you have any questions or wish to obtain a copy of the released information, please contact the Right to Information Coordinator by telephone council's Client Service Centre on 1300 622 529.