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Disclosure log

The Australian Criminal Intelligence Commission (ACIC) is required by section 11C of the Freedom of Information Act 1982 (FOI Act) to publish a disclosure log on our website. The disclosure log lists information we have released in response to a freedom of information (FOI) access request. This requirement has applied since 1 May 2011.

The disclosure log requirement does not apply to:

  • personal information about any person if publication of that information would be ‘unreasonable’
  • information about the business, commercial, financial or professional affairs of any person if publication of that information would be ‘unreasonable’
  • other information covered by a determination made by the Australian Information Commissioner if publication of that information would be ‘unreasonable’
  • any information if it is not reasonably practicable to publish the information because of the extent of modifications that would need to be made to delete the information listed in the above dot points.

We have released the information described in this disclosure log under the FOI Act and it is available for public access.

A link is provided if the information can be downloaded from this website or another website.

You may obtain information that is not available on the website by writing to the ACIC FOI Coordinator:

By post:

FOI Coordinator
GPO Box 1936
Canberra ACT 2601

By email:

foi [at] acic.gov.au

We may impose a charge to reimburse the ACIC for the cost incurred in copying or reproducing the information or sending it to you. You will be notified if any charge is payable and required to pay the charge before the information is provided.

There may be documents in the disclosure log that are currently not available in HTML format. If you are unable to read the format provided please contact our FOI Coordinator (see contact details above), who will try to meet all reasonable requests for an alternative format of the document in a timely manner and at the lowest reasonable cost to you.

Information attached to, or referred to in our agency’s disclosure log will generally be removed after 12 months, unless the information has enduring public value.

Disclosure log 2018–19

Reference number

Date of access

Request

Information published in the disclosure log

18-66

24 April 2019

Documents concerning the request for tender (RFT) for C15/62 (Biometric Identity System), including the statement of requirements; draft contract released with the RFT; a list of other documents released through AusTender as part of the RFT.

To obtain a copy of documents released under this request please contact the foi [at] acic.gov.au (FOI coordinator)

19-07

18 April 2019

The number of National Police History Checks (NPHCs) requested through the National Police Checking Service (NPCS) between 1 January 2019 to 31 March 2019

19-04  

25 January 2019

The Number of National Police History Checks (NPHCs) requested through the National Police Checking Service (NPCS) between 1 October 2018 to 31 December 2018

IR18-1

11 January 2019

The Number of National Police History Checks (NPHCs) requested through the National Police Checking Service (NPCS) between 1 October 2018 to 31 December 2018

IR18-1

11 January 2019

Documents relating to the proper classification of rifles or pistols under either the Customs Act or under State Firearms Acts or Weapons Acts between 1 January 2016 and 24 November 2017

To obtain a copy of documents released under this request please contact the foi [at] acic.gov.au (FOI coordinator)

18-16

21 December 2018

All ACIC board meeting minutes, resolution of votes and meeting materials provided to board members since January 2016.

To obtain a copy of documents released under this request please contact the foi [at] acic.gov.au (FOI coordinator)

18-57

20 December 2018

Correspondence from the ACIC (formerly Australian Crime Commission) CEO to the Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority (ASADA) permitting use or external disclosure by ASADA of examination material obtained under Project Aperio between 01/01/2013 to 31/08/13.

18-61

15 November 2018

The Number of National Police History Certificates requested through the NPCS by police agencies and accredited broker agencies between 1 July 2018 to 30 September 2018

18-43

24 October 2018

Documents that relate to the classification and/or categorisation of the BA-X12 shotgun and similar action firearms.

18-52

20 September 2018

The number of National Police History Certificates requested by CV Check Ltd and WA Police Force for the period 1/04/2018 to 31/07/2018

PDF icon 18-52 Certificates requested by CV Check Ltd

PDF icon 18-52 Certificates requested by WA Police

18-49

14 August 2018

The number of National Police History Certificates requested from CV Check Ltd and police agencies for the period 1/04/2018 to 31/06/2018

18-28

27 July 2018

The document referred to as ‘Written response provided by WADA’ in item 2 of the table titled ‘ACC Project Aperio – Proposed Final Phase Strategy (Dissemination and Industry Briefing/s)’, which was attached to an email sent by Judith Lind to multiple recipients at 3:59pm on 11 January 2013. That email and the table attached to it were released on 9 September 2014 in response to a request for access made under the Freedom of Information Act 1982 (Cth) and are published online at:
https://www.righttoknow.org.au/request/719/response/2535/attach/4/Document%201.pdf.

Although the title of the document sought, ‘Questions for Meeting with WADA and AOC on 17 December 2012’ references the Australian Olympic Committee (AOC), we understand the responses therein were provided by the World Anti-Doping Agency alone, without input from the AOC.

18-32

11 July 2018

The number of National Police History Certificates requested for the years 2010-2017

Disclosure log 2017–18

Reference number

Date of access

Request

Information published in the disclosure log

18-24

30 May 2018

Copies of any assessment or report carried into the impact of last year's gun amnesty on firearms-related offences, or documents anticipating the likely effect of the amnesty on said offences.

To obtain a copy of documents released under this request please contact the foi [at] acic.gov.au (FOI coordinator)

18-29

16 May 2018

The number of National Police History Certificates requested from CV Check Ltd and police agencies for the period 1/01/2018 to 31/03/2018.

PDF icon 18-29 National Police Check statistics

18-17

4 May 2018

Copies of all presentations and speaking notes between 1 January 2012 and 18 February 2018 on the subject of small arms control through firearms licensing, registration, tracking and tracing where those presentations were to UN conferences or events or to international conferences and events.

To obtain a copy of documents released under this request please contact the foi [at] acic.gov.au (FOI coordinator)

17-30

21 February 2018

The following National Indigenous Intelligence Task Force (NIITF) reports:

  • 2012 Challenges to Information Sharing Concerning Domestic Violence and Child Abuse in Indigenous Communities - Sanitised 246-2011/12/SA LAW ENFORCEMENT IN-CONFIDENCE

  • 2012 Enablers of Child Abuse and Domestic Violence in Indigenous Communities 07-2012/13/SA For Official Use Only

To obtain a copy of documents released under this request please contact the foi [at] acic.gov.au (FOI coordinator)

18-02

7 February 2018

The number of National Police History Certificates requested from CV Check Ltd. and police agencies for the period 1 October 2017 to 30 December 2017.

PDF icon 18-02 National Police Check statistics

17-35

23 November 2017

Correspondence and documents concerning the classification, for the purposes of Tasmania's Firearms Act, of the Warwick WFA-1 rifle including documents about the any assistance provided to Tasmania's Firearms licensing unit in respect of classifying the WFA-1.

To obtain a copy of documents released under this request please contact the foi [at] acic.gov.au (FOI coordinator)

17-31

15 November 2017

Documents and/or correspondence between ACIC and the Department of Environment referring to 'Project Skywatch' and 'Project Corktree.' For the time period 01/05/2016 to 01/05/2017.

To obtain a copy of documents released under this request please contact the foi [at] acic.gov.au (FOI coordinator)

17-39

6 November 2017

The number of National Police History Certificates requested from CV Check Ltd and police agencies for the period 1/07/2017 to 30/09/2017

PDF icon 17-39 National Police Check statistics

17-29

19 October 2017

  1. Any document requesting that the Attorney General (AG) and or his department allow your department / agency access to metadata information within the past 5 years;

  2. Any documents from the AG and or his department to allow your department / agency access to metadata information within the past 5 years;

  3. Any briefings or internal documents in relation to the intended use of metadata information within your department or agency;

  4. Any training documents (classified unrestricted or lower) or material used to train staff on procedures and guidelines when requesting metadata information;

  5. The number of requests that have been made by your department / agency to telecommunications agency’s (or the like) on behalf of your department / agency detailed per year;

  6. Generic Reponses and or Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) documents that are provide to clients (persons services are provided to) in relation to metadata access; and

Any further documents that will provide the reader of the above documents with a better understanding of the documents provided.

To obtain a copy of documents released under this request please contact the foi [at] acic.gov.au (FOI coordinator)

17-25

17 August 2017

The number of National Police History Certificates requested from CV Check Ltd. and police agencies for the period 1 July 2012 to 30 September 2014

PDF icon 17-25 National Police Check statistics

17-21

25 July 2017

The number of National Police History Certificates requested from CV Check Ltd and police agencies for the period 1 April 2017 to 30 June 2017

PDF icon 17-21 National Police Check statistics

Disclosure log 2016–17

Reference number

Date of access

Request

Information published in the disclosure log

16-13

3 August 2016

Correspondence from Mr Sweeney to the ACIC dated 11 July 2016

To obtain a copy of documents released under this request please contact the foi [at] acic.gov.au (FOI coordinator)

16-10

29 August 2016

Documents/Reports/Data that shows:
a) the number of reports taken by ACORN online from members of the public for the year 2014, 2015 and 2016 (year to date), respectively;
b) the number of reports that initiated a response broken down by year for 2014, 2015 and 2016 (year to date);
c) the number of reports passed on to state-based policing authorities broken down by year for 2014, 2015 and 2016 (year to date); and,
d) instances and details of technical problems that prevented the site from performing any of the above.

PDF icon 16-10 Statistical data relating to ACORN

16-18

1 September 2016

Correspondence from Mr Sweeney to the ACIC dated 20 July 2016

To obtain a copy of documents released under this request please contact the foi [at] acic.gov.au (FOI coordinator)

16-15

25 August 2016

The current incoming government briefs.

To obtain a copy of documents released under this request please contact the foi [at] acic.gov.au (FOI coordinator)

16-24

27 October 2016

P3M3 Assessments conducted by the ACIC between 2013 - 2016

PDF icon 16-24 2013 ACC P3M3 assessment report

PDF icon 16-24 2013 CrimTrac P3M3 assessment report

PDF icon 16-24 2014 CrimTrac P3M3 assessment report

PDF icon 16-24 2015 CrimTrac P3M3 assessment report

16-28

25 November 2016

The number of National Police History Certificates requested from CV Check Ltd and police agencies for the period 1/01/2016 to 30/09/2016

PDF icon 16-28 National Police Check statistics

16-31

2 December 2016

FOI Delegation Instrument

PDF icon 16-31 FOI delegation instrument

17-01

19 January 2017

The number of National Police History Certificates requested from CV Check Ltd and police agencies for the period 1/10/2016 to 31/12/2016

PDF icon 17-01 National Police Check statistics

17-04

20 March 2017

The documents which describe the data provided to the external organisation responsible for conducting the ballots for all Enterprise Agreements put to staff for a vote.

PDF icon 17-04 Email chain relating to EA ballot

PDF icon 17-04 List of employees for EA ballot

17-09

5 May 2017

The number of National Police History Certificates requested from CV Check Ltd and police agencies for the period 1 January 2017 to 31 March 2017.

PDF icon 17-09 National Police Check statistics

Disclosure log 2015–16

Australian Crime Commission

Reference number

Date of access

Request

Information published in the disclosure log

15-02

13 March 2015

The final report of the National Indigenous Intelligence Task Force (NIITF)

To obtain a copy of documents released under this request please contact the foi [at] acic.gov.au (FOI coordinator)

15-13

10 July 2015

Correspondence sent by ACC to Minister for Justice on 3 December 2012

PDF icon 15-13 Ministerial submission

15-17

10 July 2015

ACC Submission to the National Ice Taskforce

PDF icon 15-17 Signed letter to ice taskforce

14-08

13 July 2015

Australian Crime Commission Briefing Paper

PDF icon 14-08 ACC Briefing Paper

16-7

18 May 2016

The current social media policy of the ACC, which covers departmental use and/or private use by employees in an individual capacity.

PDF icon 16-7 ACC social media procedure

PDF icon 16-7 ACC social media policy

PDF icon 16-7 ACC Social Media Policy Appendix 1

16-4

30 May 2016

Documents which relate to correspondence between the ACC and the ICAC involving Margaret Cunneen from 2014–16, and documents produced regarding the NSW Parliamentary Inquiry undertaken by the Parliamentary Joint Committee on ICAC.

To obtain a copy of documents released under this request please contact the foi [at] acic.gov.au (FOI coordinator)

16-08

15 June 2016

Documents authored by Quality Management Solutions which evidence its general findings and recommendations from its investigation of workplace culture in the ACC.

PDF icon 16-08 General recommendations

CrimTrac

Disclosure Log ref. no.

FOI request ref. no.

Date access granted

Scope of request

01/2015

15/81

03/02/2015

Access was sought to documents referring to WikiLeaks or Julian AssangeDisclosure Log 01-2015.pdf

02/2015

15/1169

10/07/2015

Access was sought to turnaround times of police checks for CV Check Ltd and WA PoliceDisclosure Log 02-2015.pdf

03/2015

15/1899

16/11/2015

Access was sought to the number of National Police History Certificates requested from CV Check Ltd and police agencies for the period 1/10/2014 to 31/10/2015Disclosure Log 03-2015.pdf

04/2015

15/2291

24/12/2015

Access was sought to documents evidencing travel by CrimTrac officials to sites of Automated Fingerprint Identification Services suppliers since 2014 as well as documents relating to the evaluation of tenders received in response to CrimTrac's Request For Tender for the Biometrics Identification Services Project.

Disclosure Log 04A-2015.pdf

01/2016

16/164

29/01/2016

Access was sought to the number of National Police History Certificates requested from CV Check Ltd, police agencies and accredited brokers for the period 01/10/2015 to 31/12/2015

Disclosure Log 01-2016.pdf

02/2016

16/580

03/05/2016

Access was sought to CrimTrac’s current social media policy, and documents covering agency and/or employees’ private use of social media.

Last updated
9 August 2019