Access to information

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Before making​​​ your freedom of information (FOI)​ request 

Check yo​​u have the right department

We may not be holding the information you need. Check other the websites of other departments or agencies to see if the information you need is held by them. 

Check Imm​iAccount or VEVO

The information you need may be available in VEVO​ or your ImmiAccount​

Check your o​​wn records

Check to see if you or your migration agent already has the required document. 

Requesting data​

The Department is piloting a new process for requesting data ​or statistics​.​

Check our​​ disclosure log

We publish a wide range of non-personal documents, including reports, briefings, submissions and statistics in our disclosure log​​.

​Requests to ​​amend information 

If you are making a freedom of information request to amend information, check if this should be done another way. 

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