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FOI Disclosure Log

We are required, under section 11C of the Freedom of Information Act 1982 (FOI Act), to publish documents that have been released in response to an FOI request.

The ACMA is required, under section 11C of the Freedom of Information Act 1982 (FOI Act), to publish documents that have been released in response to an FOI request. This requirement does not apply to the following information:

  • 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 Office of 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 to a document (or documents) that would need to be made to delete the information listed in the above dot points

In accordance with the Guidelines issued by the Office of the Australian Information Commissioner (accessible at www.oaic.gov.au), we will publish this information in the form of a Disclosure Log. The information described in the table below has been released by the ACMA under the FOI Act and is available for public access.

A link is provided if the information can be downloaded from this website. We will make available the documents for downloading for a minimum period of 12 months from the time the documents are listed on the Disclosure Log. Older logs are retained as a historical record of information released by the agency.

If the information is not available on this website, it may be obtained by contacting us by email at foi@acma.gov.au. A charge may be imposed to reimburse us 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 be required to pay the charge before the information is provided.

Accessibility

The documents that can be downloaded are in PDF format only. They are not currently available in html or any other format. If you are unable to read the format provided, please contact us by email at foi@acma.gov.au. We will try to meet all reasonable requests for an alternate format of the document in a timely manner.

Contact details

You can contact the FOI Co-ordinator on foi@acma.gov.au or (03) 9963 6800.

Disclosure log

07 June 2024 Log 139: Documents relating to the government's proposals to counter, regulate and/or censor pornography and online content deemed misogynistic, between 1 and 4 May 2024
03 June 2024 Log 138: Documents that that relate or refer to Elon Musk between 15 April 2024 and 23 April 2024
10 May 2024 Log 137: Request for documents relating to the compliance of stake.com, Medium Rare N.V. and EasyGo Solutions Pty Ltd with laws and regulations
03 May 2024 Log 136: Request for copies of complaints relating to investigations BI-578 and BI-673
02 May 2024 Log 135: Request for all information held in relation to a complaint made that the applicant was using a device contrary to the Telecommunications Act 1997
02 May 2024 Log 134: Request for various documents related to submarine cable installation permit applications made/granted under under Schedule 3A to the Telecommunications Act 1997
20 March 2024 Log 133: Request for documents in relation to correspondence about Authenticate Solutions Pty Ltd
06 March 2024 Log 132: Request for access to the ACMA’s Senate Estimate briefing pack, October 2023
05 March 2024 Log 131: Request for access to Robo-debt documents held by the ACMA
22 November 2023 Log 130: Request for access to the writing and style guides used by the ACMA
17 November 2023 Log 129: Request for documents associated with Crosby|Textor Research Strategies Results Pty Ltd’s and Enterprise Marketing & Research Services Pty Ltd's approval (and/or withdrawal) of access to the Integrated Public Number Database
13 November 2023 Log 128: Request for correspondence with the UK Gambling Commission regarding Stake
02 November 2023 Log 127: Request for correspondence between the Authority and Senator Henderson, from 19 May 2019 to 7 October 2023 (date of request)
02 November 2023 Log 126: Request for any communication by the ACMA referring to Women’s Forum Australia
02 November 2023 Log 125: Request for documents relating to the Digital Platform Regulators Forum (DP-REG)
24 August 2023 Log 124: Request for documents relating to ACMA’s investigation into 8XBet
14 August 2023 Log 123: Request for ACMA’s email correspondence with authorities in Curacao and those in charge of .cc TLD relating to gambling websites
25 July 2023 Log 122: Request for communiques between the ACMA and the Government of Curacao, its representative or agencies
28 June 2023 Log 121: Request for access to copy of Form R060 for transfer of apparatus licence 1308871/3 ARK FM 87.6 Bendigo
22 May 2023 Log 120: Request for documents relating to a complaint about television interference
05 April 2023 Log 119: Request for documents relating to a complaint to the ACMA about an ABC Four Corners program
04 April 2023 Log 118: Request for documents relating to TV interference customer enquiry
24 February 2023 Log 117: Request for documents regarding the use of s 313 notices to block websites
01 February 2023 Log 116: Request for minutes related to an investigation into Four Corners (ABC)
06 January 2023 Log 115: Request for access to correspondence involving misinformation codes of practice and misinformation and disinformation quality measures
01 December 2022 Log 114: Request for documents relating to frequency allocation at site ID 5573
17 November 2022 Log 113: Request for documents relating to Cloudflare Australia Pty Ltd
14 November 2022 Log 112: Request for documents relating to the RASA DX contest
15 September 2022 Log 111: Request for documents relating to the renewal and transfer of various licences in South Australia
18 August 2022 Log 110: The applicant sought access to documents relating to the transfer of various licences in South Australia.
18 August 2022 Log 109: Request for materials relating to the ACMA’s graduate program orientation
30 May 2022 Log 108: Request for correspondence relating to various Licence Area Plans for South Australia
12 May 2022 Log 107: Request for declarations or disclosures made by ACMA members
02 May 2022 Log 106: Request for documents relating to the ACMA Chair’s appearance at the International Institute of Communications (IIC) roundtable on 8 February 2022.
02 May 2022 Log 105: Request for correspondence from the Authority between selected MPs and Senators from 1 January 2020
13 April 2022 Log 104: Request for copy of complaint made concerning an LPON licence in February 2022
07 April 2022 Log 103: Documents relating to the call signs of deceased radio amateurs
07 March 2022 Log 102: Request for decision to register News Cop Pty Ltd as an eligible news business under s.52G(1)(a) of the Competition and Consumer Act 2010
07 March 2022 Log 101: Request for decision to register Broadsheet as an eligible news business under s.52G(1)(a) of the Competition and Consumer Act 2010
07 March 2022 Log 100: Request for decision to register Pro Bono Australia as an eligible news business under s.52G(1)(a) of the Competition and Consumer Act 2010
07 March 2022 Log 99: Request for decision to register Australian Property Journal as an eligible news business under s.52G(1)(a) of the Competition and Consumer Act 2010
07 March 2022 Log 98: Request for decision to register Primer as an eligible news business under s.52G(1)(a) of the Competition and Consumer Act 2010
07 March 2022 Log 97: Request for decision to register Daily Mail Australia as an eligible news business under s.52G(1)(a) of the Competition and Consumer Act 2010
07 March 2022 Log 96: Request for documents relating to decisions not to register a news business as an eligible new business under the Competition and Consumer Act 2010
17 February 2022 Log 95: Documents relating to authorisations granted by the ACMA to access the Integrated Public Number Database
25 January 2022 Log 94: Request for documents relating to the suspension of Sky News from YouTube
08 December 2021 Log 93: Request for documents in response to the ACMA’s August 2016 letter to Noosa FM (4NSA)
07 December 2021 Log 92: Request for documents relating to a complaint the ACMA received regarding Smithfield Community Radio Association Incorporated (Smithfield Community Radio).
02 December 2021 Log 91: Request for documents relating to relating to Temporary Community Broadcasting Licensees (TCBLs) in the Windsor RA1 licence area
17 November 2021 Log 90: Documents pertaining to investigations and proposed actions in response to issues raised in a letter dated 16 May 2012 from an organisation known as Avaaz
15 November 2021 Log 89: Report on viewer response to reality television
19 October 2021 Log 88: Documents relating to the decision to commence an investigation into a PRIME7 news broadcast
30 August 2021 Log 87: Documents relating to the Commonwealth’s deed for the supply of goods and services relating to amateur radio qualifications
01 July 2021 Log 86: Request for documents relating to the Ku frequency range 10.7-12.7 GHz and the Radiocommunications (Foreign Space Objects) Determination 2014
20 May 2021 Log 85: Request for documents relating to TCBL applications in Windsor RA1
04 March 2021 Log 84: Request for documents relating to changes in the regulatory, administrative and operational arrangements for amateur radio call signs
16 February 2021 Log 83: Request for documents relating to ACMA’s Deed of agreement with the AMC
25 January 2021 Log 82: Request for documents relating to ACMA’s Investigation BI-535
10 December 2020 Log 81: Request for documents relating to the ACMA decision to issue a community radio broadcasting licence to Lofty Community Radio Incorporated
15 September 2020 Log 80: Documents submitted to the ACMA regarding access to the Integrated Public Number Database for permitted research
24 July 2020 Log 79: Documents submitted to the ACMA in the course of investigation BI-520
21 July 2020 Log 78: Documents regarding complaint made against narrowcast radio station
27 May 2020 LOG 77: Request for documents relating to community radio investigation
29 April 2020 LOG 76 - Request for documents relating to IGA investigations related to a specified entity
21 February 2020 LOG 75: Request for documents relating to telemarketing complaints
07 February 2020 LOG 74: Documents relating to MF NAS apparatus licences
05 February 2020 LOG 73: Documents relating to calls signs for amateur licences
02 February 2020 LOG 72: Correspondence between ACMA, Northern Territory Government, the Minister for Communication and complainants regarding Lottoland
17 December 2019 LOG 71: Documents relating to applicant’s complaints regarding EME compliance
25 October 2019 LOG 70: Request for documents relating to trial of higher transmitter output power
02 September 2019 LOG 69: Request for letter to Telstra re IPND date request
16 May 2019 LOG 68: Request for Deed of Agreement between ACMA and Australian Maritime College (UTAS)
09 May 2019 LOG 67: Documents relating to contract awarded to Australian Maritime College for amateur radio services
29 April 2019 LOG 66: Documents relating to radiocommunications licences held by Airbus
17 April 2019 LOG 65: Documents relating to renewal of the 2MFM community broadcasting licence
16 April 2019 LOG 64: 3.6 GHz Auction Revenue Estimate
28 February 2019 LOG 63: Relating to broadcasting service licence 1308290/4
22 February 2019 LOG 62: Documents relating to narrowcasting licences
21 February 2019 LOG 61: ACMA gift policy and gift register
29 January 2019 LOG 60: The ACMA’s approach to administering the FOI Information Publication Scheme (IPS)
21 December 2018 LOG 59: Telecommunications infrastructure complaints
11 December 2018 LOG 58: Documents referred to in previous FOI request relating to planning of Lithgow and Bathurst radio services, 1996-1997
11 December 2018 LOG 57: Document relating to authorised decision-makers under the Freedom of Information Act
22 November 2018 LOG 56: Documents relating to Tonightly, Andrew Probyn or Jon Faine
02 October 2018 LOG 55: Documents relating to planning of Lithgow and Bathurst radio services, 1996-1997
17 July 2018 LOG 54: Documents relating to Investigation 2096
17 July 2018 LOG 53: Documents relating to an interference investigation
14 March 2018 LOG 52: Policies and procedures relating to bullying and harassment in the workplace
14 March 2018 LOG 51: Documents relating to complaints under the Mobile Phone Base Station Deployment Code
21 February 2018 LOG 50: Documents concerning pico cell trial
14 February 2018 LOG 49: Documents re allocation of community radio licence (CAMS)
19 December 2017 LOG 48: Documents re allocation of community radio licence
15 December 2017 LOG 47: Documents concerning amateur licencing arrangements
15 September 2017 LOG 46: Documents concerning transfer of low power open narrowcasting apparatus licence
01 September 2017 LOG 45: Media ownership of Ten Network Holdings Limited
21 June 2017 LOG 44: Law Enforcement Advisory Committee (LEAC) and Communications Security Enforcement Roundtable (CSER)
21 June 2017 LOG 43: Documents relating to those provided to accredited internet service providers for filtering purposes
12 April 2017 LOG 42: Documents relating to a citizen band radio interference complaint made to the ACMA, January 2017
16 February 2017 LOG 41: Documents relating to a citizen band radio interference complaint made to the ACMA
27 January 2017 LOG 40: Documents relating to cabling enquiry
22 December 2016 LOG 39: Documents relating to correspondence between the ACMA and Hawkesbury Radio Communications Co-operative Society Ltd
18 November 2016 LOG 38: Documents relating to the Freedom of Information Act
29 September 2016 LOG 37: Documents relating to those provided to accredited internet service providers for filtering purposes
08 August 2016 LOG 36: Access to documents relating to the Commercial Television Industry Code of Practice 2015
13 July 2016 LOG 35: Documents relating to those provided to accredited internet service providers for filtering purposes
30 March 2016 LOG 34: Investigation into the Summer 30 program (Today FM)
23 March 2016 LOG 33: Request for Illawarra television overspill into Sydney licence area—Engineering Assessment
10 February 2016 LOG 32: Access to documents relating to investigation 3035
02 January 2016 LOG 31: Documents relating to LPON
07 January 2016 LOG 30: Documents relating to complaints received by the ACMA in relation to click to call type services offered by Australian licensed operators.
01 September 2015 LOG 29: Documents relating to the ACMA’s consideration of the Copyright Notice Scheme Code (documents produced between 30 May 2015 and 14 July 2015)
11 August 2015 LOG 28: Documents relating to the ACMA’s consideration of the Copyright Notice Scheme Code.
30 September 2014 LOG 27: Documents relating to ACMA’s shared services
13 February 2014 LOG 26: Documents relating to investigation 3098
03 February 2014 LOG 25: Documents relating to investigation 3035 (additional documents)
17 December 2013 LOG 24: Documents relating to investigation 3035
16 October 2013 LOG 23: Documents relating to investigation 3042, and all ACMA internal procedures relevant to investigations of this kind
02 October 2013 LOG 22: Access to all documents relating to investigation 3002
21 August 2013 LOG 21: Access to all documents relating to investigation 2865
14 August 2013 LOG 20: Blocking of access to IP addresses or websites; and websites and/or IP addresses blocked under s313 of the Telco Act
06 August 2013 LOG 19: Internal complaint and report handling policy and procedures - Spam complaints and reports
18 April 2013 LOG 18: Spectrum for public safety agencies in the 800 MHz band
04 January 2013 LOG 17: Renewal of Hawkesbury Radio Communications Co-operative Society Limited’s community radio broadcasting licence
23 October 2012 LOG 16: 1800-13-1300 Friendly Mobile Plans
22 October 2012 LOG 15: ACMA Investigation 2812 into Kyle and Jackie O Show
21 September 2012 LOG 14: ABC investigations
18 June 2012 LOG 13: Compliance with the Fax Marketing Industry Standard
15 June 2012 LOG 12: Technical Feasibility Study of an SMS Emergency Services for the deaf, hearing-impaired or speech-impaired
22 May 2012 LOG 11: C-Tick compliance and investigation
30 April 2012 LOG 10: Broadcast of four playboy films in October, November and December 2010
30 April 2012 LOG 9: Channel Nine South Australia, NWS, Channel Seven Adelaide, SAS
09 January 2012 LOG 8: Do Not Call Register Act 2006
23 December 2011 LOG 7: Allocation Report for the community broadcasting licence SL3043
06 December 2011 LOG 6: Access to a complaint
20 September 2011 LOG 5: Access to notices given by the ACMA to the ABC or SBS
28 July 2011 LOG 4: ACMA's content classification decisions
20 July 2011 LOG 3: Investigation of Charles Darwin University (8TFM)
08 July 2011 LOG 2: Justification of different rates for calls to 13/1300 and 1800 numbers from mobiles as opposed to those made by landline calls
28 June 2011 LOG 1: Making a determination on whether a television station has incorrectly classified a broadcast program
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