Right to Information aims to make more information available, provide equal access to information across all sectors of the community, and provide appropriate protection for individuals' privacy. Further information about Whole of Government policy and the relevant legislation is available from www.rti.qld.gov.au.
PRIVACY AWARENESS WEEK 3-9 MAY 2015
Privacy everyday @ work and @ play.
We are committed to protecting the privacy of the personal information we collect and hold under the Information Privacy Act 2009 (IP Act).
Privacy Awareness Week (3 – 9 May) is an opportunity to highlight this commitment.
For more information on Privacy Awareness Week and to access a range of useful privacy protection resources, visit the Office of the Information Commissioner’s website: www.oic.qld.gov.au/training-and-events/privacy-awareness-week.
Important Information for Applicants:
The Queensland Police Service (QPS) Right to Information and Privacy Unit has moved to the newly established Public Safety Business Agency (PSBA). The PSBA is a Queensland Government entity established as a result of the recommendations of the Police and Community Safety Review (PACSR).The PSBA Right to Information and Privacy Unit processes right to information applications for the following agenies:
- Public Safety Business Agency (including Blue Card Services, State Government Security and QG Air)
- Queensland Police Service;
- Queensland Fire and Emergency Services; and
- Inspector-General Emergency Management
For further information or enquiries, please contact our office and leave a message on (07) 3364 4666 or email email@example.com. Should you wish to make a right to information application, please go to Apply for Information.
How Do I access Information?
Our publication scheme describes and categorises information routinely available from the department. It has been developed to give the community greater access to information held by the Queensland Police Service. The information has been grouped into the following seven classes:
All information and documents accessible via our publication scheme are provided free of charge. We will endeavour to meet all reasonable requests for an alternate hardcopy format of the document.
The QPS Publication Scheme was last updated on 23 March 2015.
If you are seeking access to your own personal information, you can apply under the Information Privacy Act 2009. If you are seeking access to non-personal information not available in our Publication Scheme, Disclosure Log or by Administrative Access Schemes you should apply under the Right to Information Act 2009. Information on how to make an application for information is provided in this link.
If you wish to provide feedback or make a complaint in relaiton to the content published, please complete our online feedback form.
Our administrative access schemes provide information available for purchase on application to either the Queensland Police Service or other agency holding the information. Fees associated with the purchase of documents within administrative access schemes are provided on ourQPS Schedule of Fees and Charges 1 July 2014.pdf
If you are a party to court proceedings, and require QPS documents please refer to the relevant court or process below:
Documents released under the Right to Information Act is are progressively published via our disclosure log. Our disclosure log provides details of information released in response to non-personal Right to Information requests made to the Queensland Police Service. It contains a description of the information released and, where possible, a link to that information The information has been categorised fortnightly.
Contact Us: You may direct general enquiries regarding Right to Information to either firstname.lastname@example.org, by telephone (07) 3364 4666 (voicemail recording) or facsimile +61 7 3364 4675. Note: For all overseas residents, please use our email address or facsimile.