Disclosure log

The disclosure log contains documents disclosed to applicants under the Freedom of Information Act. Documents related to, or containing personal information will not be published to the log.

ANU endeavours to publish all documents to the disclosure log within 5 working days of releasing the information to the applicant.

To access the documents listed in the Documents Released column please contact foi@anu.edu.au to arrange for the documents to be emailed or posted to you.

Date posted ANU reference Request details Decision letter Documents released
4 April 2012 201200056C
  • the Vice-Chancellor's report entitled 'Operational Improvements to the Academic Structure of the ANU' (paper 206/2005), approved by the University Council at its meeting of 10 June 2005;
  • the Operational Improvements Plan dated June 2005, as referred to at page 6 of the ANU Annual Report 2006;
  • any document recording, evidencing or referring to the discussions between the ANU and our client, as referred to in Part 3, item 12 of the ANU Council Minutes dated 5 August 2005 (document 218/2005);
  • any document recording, evidencing or referring to the claimed stated position that our client would not dispute the name of the ANU College of Law as along as certain protocols were observed, as referred to at page 2 of the report entitled 'The Australian National University, ANU College of Law, College Administration';
  • minutes of the meeting held in August 2005 between Dean Coper, the Head of School, Faculty Executive Officer, the Faculty Marketing Officer and the Director of Marketing and Communications (MAC), regarding the new college arrangements;
  • minutes of the meeting held in or around August 2005 where MAC staff attended the Law Faculty to discuss possible variations on the branding of the college, as referred to at page 3 of the report entitled 'The Australian National University, ANU College of Law, College Administration';
  • minutes of the meetings between the Faculty of Law, Dr Brok Glenn and the Directors of Central Administration regarding the implementation of the College structure, including the meetings held on 2 June 2005 and 8 July 2005;
  • minutes of the meeting of the Postgraduate Representative Council regarding the college restructure including the meeting held on 26 September 2006;
  • any document or communication, dated between September 2004 and December 2005 recording, evidencing or referring to the consultative processes undertaken by the ANU to consider the formation of colleges by the ANU, including the staff consultation as referred to in the ANU Media Release dated 15 December 2005, entitled 'Colleges to Strengthen ANU';
  • any document recording, evidencing or referring to legal advice given to the Vice-Chancellor in relation to the adoption of the name 'ANU College of Law' and the 'potential trade mark issue' with the name 'College of Law', including: The legal advice referred to in the ANU Council Agenda of meeting 368 dated 9 December 2005 (document 888/2005); and The legal advice given by the University Legal Office at the end of October 2005, that the Faculty could proceed to market using the brand name ANU College of Law, as referred to at page 4 of the report entitled 'The Australian National University, ANU College of Law, College Administration'.
  • any document recording, evidencing or referring to consideration on the part of the University or the University Council of the University's power to effect the adoption of a college structure by the ANU;
  • any document recording, evidencing or referring to the procedures put in place to ensure that the ANU Legal Workshop does not operate in a way that would confuse it with the operations of our client, as referred to in the ANU Council Agenda of meeting 368 dated 9 December 2005 (document 888/2005);
  • any document recording or evidencing the ANU Colleges being 'formally constituted', as referred to at page 6 of the ANU Annual Report 2006;
  • any document or instrument that effects the adoption of the college structure by the University in 2005;
  • any document or communication, dated between June 2004 and January 2007, recording, evidencing or referring to the implementation process undertaken by the University to adopt the college structure, including all Operational Improvements Implementation Progress Reports to Council (for example document 891/2005);
  • any document recording, evidencing or referring to consideration by the University of the similarity or likelihood of confusion or deception between the names 'ANU College of Law' and 'College of Law'; and
  • any document or communication, dated December 2005 to date, recording, evidencing or referring to confusion between the 'ANU College of Law' and The College of Law.
28 March 2012 (PDF, 780.05 KB)
8 March 2012 201200085C
  • documents pertaining to the allocation of revenue from the Student Services and Amenities Fee amongst student organizations and other projects of the ANU
  • Capital Maintenance & Renewal Projects;
  • the Student Related Facilities & Infrastructure Maintenance & Capital Renewal Levy;
  • funding for the Mental Health support position;
  • support for non-affiliated student groups.
  • documents that show how funding decisions were arrived at, and involvement of the Office of the Vice-Chancellor
2 March 2012 (PDF, 780.05 KB)
28 June 2011 201100324C
  • any dealings between the Department and Facebook Inc, including but not limited to documents which refer or relate to the advertisement: "ANU, the Nations Uni" which appears on the Facebook website at facebook.com.au and direct users to the address: anu.edu.au;
  • any dealings between the Department and Facebook Australia Pty ltd, CAN 13401125436, including but not limited to documents which refer or relate to the advertisement; "ANU, the Nations Uni" which appears on the Facebook website at facebook.com.au and direct users to the address: anu.edu.au; and/or
  • any payment made by the Department to either Facebook, Inc or Facebook Australia Pty Ltd, ABN 134 012 543
20 June 2011 (PDF, 1.06 MB)
24 June 2011 201100390C
  • Digital data and comparative analyses carried out or promulgated by Dr Janette Lindesay, Associate Professor Climatology, Fenner School of Environment and Society; or Mr Clem Davis, or any other ANU staff to check the conclusion that - "....data collected now cannot be effectively compared to previous data."
  • Copies of all correspondence, inward and outward, relating to the subject that "The expansion of the airport has affected the accuracy of measurements at the (Canberra) weather station." - between Dr Lindesay or her Department - including Mr Clem Davis or anybody else at the Australian National University and the ACT Commissioner for Sustainability and the Environment (including precursor organizations) and the Bureau of Meteorology (BoM), Mr Stephen Lellyett (BoM) and any other BoM personnel and any other people that have corresponded with you or Australian National University on the above subject.
  • Including but not limited to digital data on the Australian National University network or workstations, hard disk drives, digital data on optical CD or DVD media, digital data on memory stick media, faxes, emails, email attachments, reports, papers, documents, letters, memos and texts.
17 June 2011 (PDF, 859.8 KB) Doc list for full release - 1 item (PDF, 33.03 KB)
1 June 2011 201100316C
  • Minutes of a meeting of the College Deans, The Vice-Chancellor, the Dean of Students and the University Librarian held around November 2010 in relation to planned amalgamation of the ANU School of Music & the School of Arts libraries
11 May 2011 (PDF, 957.23 KB) Doc list for full release (PDF, 138.7 KB)
23 May 2011 201100230C
  • Professor Young's salary for first year of employment
  • Documents relating to the conditions of Prof. Young's employment
  • Correspondence between the University and Prof. Young about [his] appointment as ANU Vice-Chancellor
  • Documents outlining Prof. Young's salary package, including fringe benefits
  • Documents relating to the refurbishment of the VC's residence, including quotes for work to be completed and cost
  • Documents including receipts relating to rexpenses incurred by Prof. Young's stay in temporary accommodation while the upgrade of the residence is completed
  • Any correspondence relating to this FOI request
16 May 2011 (PDF, 2.19 MB)
29 April 2011 201100142C
  • Student Enrolment numbers
  • Student demographic data
  • Fees paid to enrol
  • Fees paid to complete the degree
  • Number of International students required to enter via ANU College
  • Fees required by students entering via ANU college
  • Grades of students who attended ANU College during the period
  • Level of assessment received upon course completion
  • Number of domestic students who used ANU College to gain entry
  • The fees paid by domestic students of ANU College
  • Amount of government funding domestic & international students received during this period.
18 April 2011 (PDF, 807.92 KB)

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