Right to Information & Privacy

Right to information

Meander Valley Council is required by the Right to Information Act 2009 to make information available to the public through proactive disclosure. This information assists the public in understanding what Council does and how Council does it.

You can source information directly from Council or from other organisations.

Direct from Council:
• Council's website
• Annual reports
• Publications
• Phone - 6393 5300
• Email - mail@mvc.tas.gov.au

Other organisations:
Service Tasmania
Tasmanian Archives and Heritage Office


Can't find the information you are looking for?

If you cannot find the information you are seeking, it may be because that information is not of general public interest or, before the information can be disclosed Council may be required to make an assessment against the Right to Information Act 2009.

If information is not freely available, you can make an application for an assessed disclosure. If you require assistance, contact Council on 6393 5300.

Application for Assessed Disclosure

For more information about the right to information process visit the Ombudsman Tasmania


Privacy

Meander Valley Council is committed to protecting your privacy as required under the Personal Information Protection Act 2004 and, where relevant, the Commonwealth Privacy Act 1988

Information can be used for other purposes permitted by the Local Government Act 1993 and regulations made by or under that Act, and, if necessary, may be disclosed to other public sector bodies, agents or contractors of Meander Valley Council in accordance with Council's Personal Information Protection Policy