Policy - Adoption - Access to Information Policy

Decision Maker: Council

Decision status: Recommendations Determined


It is resolved that Council adopt the revised Access to Information Policy, as shown at Attachment A to the subject report to the Corporate, Finance, Properties and Tenders Committee on 14 March 2022, subject to the following amendments –

1.    Add as the third dot point to Principles, following the dot point beginning “a presumption in favour of disclosure…”

equitable access to information, including for people with a disability

2.    Add to the References table on page 10, as the last dot point under the Policies and Procedures section:

Inclusion Disability Action Plan 2021-2025.

Carried unanimously.


Report author: David Watson

Publication date: 21/03/2022

Date of decision: 21/03/2022

Decided at meeting: 21/03/2022 - Council

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