Information not released
Under the GIPA Act when deciding whether or not to release information, Council must consider whether there is an overriding public interest against releasing the information.

This record contains a description of the information or type of information that has not been made publicly available as open access information.

Generally, Council does not publish as open access information:
  • the plans and specifications for any residential parts of a proposed building
  • any commercial information which would be likely to prejudice the commercial position of the person who supplied it or to reveal a trade secret
  • certain information relating to threatened species or the nature or location of a place or item of Aboriginal heritage
  • any statements of a defamatory nature
  • any information which is likely to endanger the security of any place, property or vehicle
  • Orders issued under the Companion Animals Act 1998 (Refer to S89 Confidentiality).