There is no timeframe imposed on Council by the Act to provide this information.
The public is entitled to inspect these documents either on this website (unless there is an unreasonable additional cost to Council to publish these documents on this website) or at the office of the Council during ordinary office hours.
Please note that reasonable copying charges can be charged by Council to supply the information, as set by Council's current schedule of fees and charges.
Informal Application under Government Information Public Access Act 2009
Under the Act, Council has 20 working days to determine how to deal with a formal application.
Formal Application under Government Information Public Access Act 2009.pdf
Applicants are entitled to a 50% reduction of processing charges under the Act for dealing with an access application if the applicant provides evidence that the applicant:
(a) is the holder of a Pensioner Concession card issued by the Commonwealth that is in force, or
(b) is a full-time student, or
(c) is a non-profit organisation (including a person applying for or on behalf of a non-profit organisation.
You can also request an external review by sending a review application to the Information Commissioner or NSW Civil and Administrative Tribunal.
Information & Privacy Commission