RTI Disclosure log

The disclosure log details Right to Information Act 2009 requests received by Queensland Treasury. Information that is non-personal in nature is made available for general public use. However, certain information may be withheld.

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Notes:

  1. Where pages are blank as a result of decision-making processes, these pages are not included on the disclosure log. 
  2. For disclosure log details Right to Information Act 2009 requests received by Office of Industrial Relations (OIR), for:
    • Workplace Health and Safety Queensland
    • Workers’ Compensation Regulator
    • Electrical Safety Office,

please email OIR.RTI@justice.qld.gov.au or visit the OIR RTI disclosure log webpage.


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2016 disclosure log

November

Date Ref Others Information requested Details
15 November 2016 699 N/A

Documents, specifically reports, ministerial and departmental briefing notes and attachments, and internal correspondence involving either a member of the department executive (DG, DDG), a member of the Office of the Treasurer relating to the restructure, redundancy and recruitments within QTC from January 2016 to current.  Without identifying staff, please include documents on staff who took redundancies and were subsequently recruited.

Application currently being processed.

9 November 2016 697 N/A

Agreement to lease, incentive deed, annual rent, annual outgoings and any other documents relating to financial terms of the State Government’s occupation of 1 William Street, Brisbane.

Application currently being processed.

7 November 2016 696 N/A

All documents held with Office of State Revenue regarding a company in liquidation.

Application currently being processed.

October

Date Ref Others Information requested Details
27 October 2016 694 N/A

All documents held with Office of State Revenue regarding a company in liquidation.

Application currently being processed.

14 October 2016 690 N/A

All briefing notes, modelling or reports prepared or commissioned by Queensland Treasury under the current government regarding proposals for the privatisation of state-owned assets. 

Application currently being processed.

14 October 2016 689
S Parnell
The Australian

Application made to the Treasurer and Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships and Minister for Sport

Briefing notes relating to, and minutes of meetings with pension funds during the Treasurer’s overseas trade trip between August 30 and September 10, 2015.

Decision made. No documents located.

14 October 2016 688
S Parnell
The Australian

Application made to the Treasurer and Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships and Minister for Sport

Briefing notes relating to and minutes of official meetings held by the Treasurer during his UK trade trip between August 8 and 10, 2016, excluding those primarily with members of his delegation.

Decision made. No documents located.

11 October 2016 687
Details withheld
No

Documents held with the Office of State Revenue regarding a company in liquidation.

Decision made. Released documents not published as publication is prevented by law.

September

Date Ref Others Information requested Details
23 September 2016 684
Details withheld
No

All documents held with Office of State Revenue regarding a company in liquidation.

Decision made.  Release documents not published as publication is prevented by law.

19 September 2016 682
Details withheld
No

Application made to the Treasurer and Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships and Minister for Sport

Information such as minutes, agenda details and documents relating to what was discussed in the meeting on 18 December 2015 between the Treasurer and Harry Sou and Ken Lee of Reever and Ocean Pty Ltd.

Decision made – relevant documents released (PDF 330 K).

16 September 2016 681
Details withheld
Office of the Leader of the Opposition

Application made to the Treasurer and Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships and Minister for Sport

Letters and emails between the Treasurer and the Queensland Productivity Commission, including emails from or to the Treasurer, Chief of Staff or Senior Policy Advisor about the Queensland Productivity Commission, briefing notes or meeting notes about the Queensland Productivity Commission. Date range: 5 September to 16 September 2016.

Decision made – relevant documents released (PDF 3,925 K).

12 September 2016 679 N/A

Documents relating to the determining or calculating the royalties that maybe payable by the company.

Application currently being processed.

12 September 2016 678 N/A

Documents relating to the determining or calculating the royalties that maybe payable by the company.

Application currently being processed.

12 September 2016 677 N/A

Documents relating to the determining or calculating the royalties that maybe payable by the company.

Application currently being processed.

12 September 2016 676 N/A

Documents relating to the determining or calculating the royalties that maybe payable by the company.

Application currently being processed.

6 September 2016 675 Office of the Leader of the Opposition

Application made to the Office of the Treasurer and Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships and Minister for Sport

Details withheld as requested information relates to a private individual.

Decision made – Access Refused.

6 September 2016 674 Office of the Leader of the Opposition

Details withheld as requested information relates to a private individual.

Decision made – Access Refused.

August

Date Ref Others Information requested Details
10 August 2016 673
Details Withheld
No

All documents held regarding a superannuation matter.

Decision made – Access Refused.

10 August 2016 672
Details Withheld
No

Application made to the Treasurer, Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships and Minister for Sport

All documents held regarding a superannuation matter.

Decision made – Released Documents not published as they contain personal information.

11 August 2016 671
Details withheld
No

All documents held with the Office of State Revenue regarding a company in liquidation.

Decision made.  Released documents not published as publication is prevented by law.

2 August 2016 669
Details withheld
N/A

All documents held with the Office of State Revenue regarding a company in liquidation.

Decision made. Released documents not published as publication is prevented by law.

July

Date Ref Others Information requested Details
25 July 2013 666
Details withheld
No

Documents requested by a third party that are held with the Office of State Revenue regarding an individual’s first home owner grant.

Decision made.  Access refused.

21 July 2016 665
Name withheld
Chamber of Commerce and Industry Queensland

Information listed below for each of the following years:

  • 2015-16 financial year,
  • 2014-15 financial year,
  • 2013-14 financial year,
  • 2012-13 financial year.

The total number of businesses required to pay payroll tax.

A breakdown of the total number of businesses required to pay payroll tax according to the following taxable wages (for the purposes of calculating payroll tax) bands:

  • Less than $1.1 million,
  • $1.1 million – $1.2 million,
  • $1.2 million – $1.3 million,
  • $1.3 million – $1.4 million,
  • $1.4 million – $1.5 million,
  • $1.5 million – $1.6 million,
  • $1.6 million – $2 million,
  • $2 million – $3 million,
  • $3 million – $5 million,
  • $5 million – $10 million,
  • $10 – $20 million,
  • $20 million – $50 million,
  • $50 million plus.

The total annual amount of payroll tax paid by the businesses in each of the above taxable wages ranges.

Decision made. Relevant document released (PDF 30 K).

12 July 2016 661
Name withheld
No

Documents held with the Office of State Revenue regarding a company in liquidation.

Decision made.  Released documents no published as publication is prevented by law.

June

Date Ref Others Information requested Details
30 June 2016 656
Name withheld
Channel 7

Documents, specifically reports, ministerial briefing notes and attachments, meeting minutes and related photos and CCTV produced by the newly formed Penalty Debt Management Council.

Decision made.  Relevant documents released. (PDF 11,650 K)

24 June 2016 655
Details Withheld
No

All documents held with the Office of State Revenue regarding a company in liquidation.

Decision made.  Released documents not published as publication is prevented by law.

23 June 2016 654
Details Withheld
Property Council of Australia

All information, documentation and correspondence (including to and from the Treasurer and the Premier) pertaining to the foreign investor stamp duty surcharge, also known as the Additional Foreign Acquirer Duty, and Duties and Other Legislation Bill 2016.

Date range: December 2015 to 23 June 2016

Decision made. 
Relevant documents released. (PDF 15,520 K)

10 June 2016 652
Name withheld
N/A

Documents held with the Office of State Revenue regarding a company in liquidation.

Decision made.  Release documents not published as publication is prevented by law.

6 June 2016 650 N/A

Any advice from, or relating to, the State Actuary regarding the State Public Sector Superannuation Scheme. This should include letters, briefing notes, internal emails, memorandums, meeting requests and other pertinent documents, excluding duplicates.

Date range: 1 December 2015 to 30 May 2016.

Application withdrawn

2 June 2016 649
Name withheld
N/A

Documents held with the Office of State Revenue regarding a company in liquidation.

Decision made – no documents.

May

Date Ref Others Information requested Details
25 May 2016 648
Marland Law
No

All documents sent or received by:

  1. the Minister for the Department of Environment and Heritage Protection;
  2. the Director-General or the Deputy Director-General of that department; or
  3. their delegate;

to or from:

  1. the Treasurer;
  2. or his delegate;

between 1 September 1999 and 31 December 2013 relating to:

  1. Linc Energy Ltd (Linc);
  2. The Underground Coal Gasification facility operated by Linc at Hopeland, near Chinchilla; or
  3. UCG generally.

Decision made – relevant documents released. (PDF 8,820 K)

24 May 2016 647 Seven Network

Seeking documents for each year since 1 January 2014, containing the following information relating to SPER:

  1. The number of SPER debtors;
  2. The amounted owed by SPER debtors;
  3. A breakdown of the types of fines and how much owing for each type of fine;
  4. Actions and/or proposals of actions taken to retrieve the money;
  5. What, if any, increase in the penalty has occurred and if so, what was it;
  6. The amount written off as a bad debt and reasons why; 
  7. The top 5 serial debtors – including how many times they have had fines registered by SPER, the nature of the fines, how much they owe, and their postcodes.

Decision made.  Requested information released (PDF 585 K).

10 May 2016 645 N/A

Documents for each year, since 1 January, 2014, containing the following information in relation to fine compliance and enforcement:

  • the number of parking fines issued;
  • the postcodes of where the parking fines were issued;
  • the dollar value in fines issued;
  • the top five parking fine recipients over the two-and-a-half years, their postcode, and the number of parking fines they received; and

how much in parking fines are still overdue as of the date of this application.

Application withdrawn.

April

Date Ref Others Information requested Details
26 April 2016 639
L Springborg
Office of the Leader of the Opposition

Application made to the Office of the Treasurer, Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships and Minister for Sport

Any emails between staff in the Ministerial office (including with or from the Treasurer) that mentions ‘Springborg, LNP and voting’ from 8:30pm on 21 April 2016 until 24 April 2016.

Decision made – no documents located.

22 April 2016 638
Name withheld
Office of the Leader of the Opposition

Application made to the Office of the Treasurer, Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships and Minister for Sport

Letters sent by the Treasurer to the chairs (or CEOs) of Government Owned Corporations requesting the identification of new avenues to secure private funding in the businesses.

Date range: 1 July 2015-22 April 2016.

Decision made – relevant documents released.

Requested information released (PDF 4,100 K)

21 April 2016 637
S Smail
N/A

File titles and/or subject matter and/or cost details for all “consultancies’ carried out for and/or commissioned by Queensland Treasury in the past two years.

Date range: 2013/2014 and 2014/2015 financial years.

Decision made – access refused – documents publicly available.

11 April 2016 636
Clayton Utz
No

Documents relating to the determining or the calculating the royalties that may be payable by the company.

Decision made. Released documents not published as publication would cause substantial harm to an entity.

11 April 2016 635
Clayton Utz
No

Documents relating to the determining or the calculating the royalties that may be payable by the company.

Decision made.  Access refused to all documents.

11 April 2016 634
Clayton Utz
No

Documents relating to the determining or the calculating the royalties that may be payable by the company.

Decision made. Released documents not published as publication would cause substantial harm to an entity.

11 April 2016 633
Clayton Utz
No

Documents relating to the determining or the calculating the royalties that may be payable by the company.

Decision made. No documents located.

March

Date Ref Others Information requested Details
17 March 2016 631
Name withheld
Office of the Leader of the Opposition

Application made to the Treasurer, Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships and Minister for Sport

All documents, including emails (and attachments) and internal memos that refer to or mention the Member for Cairns or Rob Pyne. This should include incoming, outgoing and internal documents within the ministerial office.

Decision made – relevant documents released.

February

Date Ref Others Information requested Details
29 February 2016 628
L Springborg
Office of the Leader of the Opposition

Application made to the Treasurer, Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships and Minister for Sport

All documents relating to the appointment of Adrian Noon as a Specialist Advisor in the Commercial Group of Queensland Treasury.

Date range: 1 July 2015 to 29 February 2016.

Decision made.  Relevant documents released (PDF 155 K).

29 February 2016 627
L Springborg
Office of the Leader of the Opposition

All documents relating to the appointment of Adrian Noon as a Specialist Advisor in the Commercial Group of Queensland Treasury.

Date range: 1 July 2015 to 29 February 2016.

Decision made.  Relevant documents released (PDF 4,000 K).

10 February 2016 623 N/A

Documents held with the Office of State Revenue in relation to a company in liquidation

Decision made.  Released documents not published as publication is prevented by law.

03 Februrary 2016 622
Maurice Blackburn Lawyers
No

Any briefings, memorandums, analysis or correspondence relating to the decision taken by the Queensland Government to enter into the Heads of Agreement with the Commonwealth on the National Disability Insurance Scheme in May 2013.

These documents may relate to the consideration of and preparation for signing and/or the implementation subsequent to the signing.  More specifically, the decision to agree to the benchmarks for the provision of benefits to individuals catastrophically injured in motor vehicle accidents.

Date Range: 26 March 2012 to 13 February 2015.

Decision made.  Relevant documents released (PDF 1,175 K).

03 February 2016 621
Maurice Blackburn Lawyers
No

Application made to the Motor Accident Insurance Commission

Any briefings, memorandums, analysis or correspondence relating to the decision taken by the Queensland Government to enter into the Heads of Agreement with the Commonwealth on the National Disability Insurance Scheme in May 2013.

These documents may relate to the consideration of and preparation for signing and/or the implementation subsequent to the signing.  More specifically, the decision to agree to the benchmarks for the provision of benefits to individuals catastrophically injured in motor vehicle accidents.

Date Range: 26 March 2012 to 13 February 2015.

Decision made. Relevant documents released (PDF 3,110 K).

January

Date Ref Others Information requested Details
25 January 2016 619
B Swan
Australian Workers Union (AWU)

Any documents analysing, documenting and/or considering the environmental and rehabilitation obligations of the Queensland Nickel and full cost of undertaking such works.  The documents should include any decision made by the department or the Minister as a result of such consideration or analysis.

Date range: January 2015 to present.

Decision made – access refused to all documents – Consideration of Cabinet

25 January 2016 618
B Swan
Australian Workers' Union (AWU)

Documents about economic and financial modelling and cost-benefit analysis related to the medium and long-term future of the NSI economy and community following the cessation of mining operations in 2019 and any consideration and/or decision made by the department or the Minister as a result of such modelling and/or analysis.  Such documents should include any impact on:

  • Discretionary spending;
  • Employment;
  • Small business;
  • Mine suppliers;
  • Housing market and prices;
  • Infrastructure (energy, roads, water, transport (ferry) education);
  • Movement of existing population from NSI;
  • Potential for future private sector investment.

Date range: June 2014 to present.

Decision made – relevant documents released (PDF 11,215 K).