Information Access

The Information and Privacy Commission NSW (IPC) promotes and protects information access rights in NSW and provides information, advice, assistance and training for agencies and individuals on information access matters.

To learn more about citizen rights and agency obligations click on the menu items to the left.

Use the quick links to resources below.

For Citizens
For Agencies



How do I access NSW government information?

Complaining about an agency

Applying to the Information Commissioner
to review the decision of an agency

• Find a NSW public sector agency contact
(list available on our contact us page)                                                  



Essential Guidance Toolkit on information access and privacy essentials

• Information Access Self-assessment Tool


Public Interest Disclosure resources

NCAT case studies

IPC case notes

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