S -v- DEPARTMENT OF COMMUNITIES [2019] WASC 260

SUPREME COURT OF WESTERN AUSTRALIA
[2019] WASC 260
N/A
GDA 8/2018
12 APRIL 2019 & FURTHER WRITTEN SUBMISSIONS FILED ON 16 & 24 MAY 2019
TOTTLE J
22/07/2019
Perth
Appeal allowed Decision of Information Commissioner set aside
B
S
DEPARTMENT OF COMMUNITIES
Freedom of information
Refusal of access to documents containing personal information
Where appeal against earlier decision of Information Commissioner successful and matter remitted to Information Commission in accordance with court's judgment
Where applicant was the source of the personal information
Where Commissioner required to identify information where applicant the 'sole and only source'
Where decision of Commissioner had no rational basis
Decision legally unreasonable
Freedom of Information Act 1992 (WA), sch 1 cl 3, s 85
N/A
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