Open Access Information

Your Right to Information

On 1 July 2010 the Government Information (Public Access) Act 2009 (GIPA Act) came into effect. The GIPA Act:

  • creates rights to information that are designed to meet community expectations of more open and transparent government;
  • encourages government agencies to proactively release Government information.

Corrective Services NSW (CSNSW) publishes a range of information under the GIPA Act. Information is proactively released throughout this website.

You can find out more about your right to information and ways to access NSW Government information on the Information and Privacy Commission (IPC) website.

Open Access Information

The GIPA Act and the Government Information (Public Access) Regulation 2009 require the mandatory proactive release of certain government information. This information is called 'open access information'.

The following open access information is made publicly available by the Department: