FOI disclosure log
ASIC is required to publish all documents released under the FOI Act, within 10 working days of the applicant being given access to the documents (s11C(6)).
This publication may be by way of providing details of how the information released may be obtained from ASIC (s11C(3)(c)). This requirement applies to information released in response to FOI requests received after 1 May 2011.
What is included in the log
ASIC's disclosure log lists all FOI request releases to which the publication obligation applies.
Documents released in response to an FOI request that are subject to the exceptions below are not required to be placed on the disclosure log.
What is not included in the log
Documents containing the following are exempt from inclusion in the disclosure log:
- personal information about any person if publication would be unreasonable (s11C (1)(a));
- information about the business, commercial, financial or professional affairs of any person if it would be unreasonable to publish that information (s11C(1)(b)) ;
- information determined by the Australian Information Commissioner not to be disclosed (s11C(1)(c) and 11C(2)); or
- any information if it is not reasonably practicable to publish the information because of the required deletions to the document (s11C(1)(d)).
Accessing the information
The information described in the disclosure log has been released by ASIC under the Freedom of Information Act 1982 and is available for public access.
If you wish to access any information noted in the disclosure log please send an email to:
Or write to:
Senior Manager- Administrative Law
Chief Legal Office
Australian Securities and Investment Commission
GPO Box 9827 Sydney
If the information you ask for is contained in documentation in excess of 50 pages, a charge may be imposed to reimburse ASIC 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 required to pay the charge before the information is provided.
Charges will be calculated on the following basis:
|Photocopying||10 cents per page|
(eg, a CD or DVD)