Proactive disclosure of government information

The South Australian Government has a policy to facilitate certain types of information to be available online for all South Australians to access without having to make a Freedom of Information (FOI) application.

The government acknowledges that the information it holds is a valuable public resource and is committed to being open and accountable, engaging with the community, and public participation in the making of decisions, policies and laws.

The government has approved the policy Proactive Disclosure of Regularly Requested Information – issued as Premier and Cabinet Circular 035 (PC035).

To obtain copies of any of the following documents or to obtain copies of any archived documents, please contact the Accredited Freedom of Information Officer on DEWNR.FOI@sa.gov.au or (08) 8463 6625.

Hon Ian Hunter MLC 

(Minister for Sustainability, Environment and Conservation, Minister for Water and the River Murray, and Minister for Climate Change)

Overseas travel

Details of overseas travel for Minister Hunter:

Domestic/regional travel

Monthly domestic and regional travel expenditure for Minister Hunter (from February 2016):

Credit card expenditure

Minister Hunter does not hold a government credit card. Ministerial staff did not hold government credit cards prior to July 2015.

Mobile phone expenditure

Monthly mobile phone expenditure for Minister Hunter and ministerial staff:

Ancillary office expenditure

Monthly ancillary office expenditure relating to events hosted or attended by Minister Hunter and ministerial staff:

Department of Environment, Water and Natural Resources

Overseas travel

Details of overseas travel undertaken by staff of DEWNR:

Domestic/regional travel

Monthly domestic and regional travel expenditure for the Chief Executive, DEWNR (from February 2016):

Credit card

Monthly credit card expenditure for the Chief Executive, DEWNR:  

Mobile phone expenditure

Monthly mobile phone expenditure for the Chief Executive, DEWNR: 

Ancillary office expenditure

Monthly ancillary office expenditure relating to events hosted or attended by the Chief Executive, DEWNR:

Details of consultants engaged by DEWNR

Since December 2005, the details of all contracts with consultants have been published in the South Australian Tenders and Contract website.

Gift register

Monthly details of gifts received by the Chief Executive, DEWNR:

Procurement policy

Under the State Procurement Act 2004 all public sector staff are required to comply with the policies and guidelines issued by the State Procurement Board.

The DEWNR Procurement Policy and Procedure provide department employees assistance in the interpretation and application of the State Procurement Act 2004.

Capital works

For details of DEWNR expenditure relating to capital works projects, please see the 2016-2017 State Budget - Budget Paper 4 Agency Statement Vol 2.