On 8 September 2020, The Courier Mail ran multiple stories on Queensland's Right to Information (RTI) system. It's great to see some media attention in this area, I know how hard the Queensland Government has been working to improve RTI and I am proud to be a part of that. Thank you to The Courier Mail and Kelmeny Fraser for giving me the opportunity to comment on these issues. It's so important that we all understand our RTI system. You can read my comments on pages 8 and 9 of The Courier Mail...
I believe that Ipswich City Council needs to be accountable and transparent in relation to its dealings in the past. The launch of its Transparency and Integrity hub is a good step forward but more needs to be done.
A couple of weeks ago I had the absolute pleasure of talking about right to information, privacy and happiness with Clarissa Rayward - The Happy Family Lawyer. If you're interested in my legal journey and how I ended up launching my own firm in a very niche area of law, have a listen!
Honoured to have been featured in this article for the Institute of Public Administration Australia! Right to Information and Information Privacy law is continuing to grow across Australia and RTI Consultants is proud to be a part of it.