Last updated: 
18 May 2016



Enable IP Australia to meet its accountability requirements to the Australian Government by providing an effective history of transactions and decisions made in relation to policy issues dealt with by the agency.




All information associated with business activity related to the development of or consideration of policy initiatives originated by IP Australia and other Australian Government agencies. Includes information relating to the development of legislation and other matters of public administration.


Access and Security


The public may access policy records via freedom of information, depending on whether the record is exempt from access. IP Australia staff have access to policy records.



Access to sensitive or classified policy information is limited to staff with an appropriate security clearance and who have a need to know.