Access to Information

Your right to information

The Government Information (Public Access) Act 2009 (GIPAA) replaces the Freedom of Information Act 1989. GIPAA creates new rights to information that are designed to meet community expectations of more open and transparent government. It encourages the routine and proactive release of government information, including information held by the providers of goods and services contracted by government agencies.

Government agencies must put certain information on their websites to be available to the public. This is known as 'open access information' and includes:

NSW Trustee & Guardian is a business centre of the Department of Justice and you can find out more in the access to information section of their website. 

For further information on accessing information held by NSW Trustee & Guardian contact our Information Officer on (02) 9252 0523 or email

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