Fiji Time: 9:45 PM on Monday 20 October

Fiji Times Logo

/ Front page / News

A-G: Decree establishes right to access information

By NANISE LOANAKADAVU
Wednesday, February 19, 2014

Update: 1:02PM PEOPLE will soon have access to confidential documents and information from an administrative decision-making process under the Freedom of Information Decree.

Attorney-General Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum  says the decree establishes the legal right of a person to be able to access information and documents when a decision is made by someone in authority such in a case of applying permits and licences.

He said the should be in place in the next couple of months.





Fiji Times Front Page Thumbnail

Kaila Front Page ThumbnailFiji Times & Kaila Frontpage PDF Downloads

Use the free Acrobat Reader to view.

Today's Most Read Stories

  1. Death shocks family
  2. Kidney hope
  3. $75k for homes
  4. Diwali fireworks
  5. Focus on minibuses
  6. PM commends multicultural celebration at Diwali event
  7. Minister assists pension recipient
  8. Park concern
  9. Unity needed to meet provincial levy, says chief
  10. Gala night marks awards event

Top Stories this Week

  1. PM invites Kepa Tuesday (14 Oct)
  2. Unknown Tuwai stands out in Gold Coast tournament Wednesday (15 Oct)
  3. False rumours warning Friday (17 Oct)
  4. Fiji removes all doubts Wednesday (15 Oct)
  5. Hundreds turn up to welcome 7s heroes Tuesday (14 Oct)
  6. Death shocks family Monday (20 Oct)
  7. Detailed report Friday (17 Oct)
  8. Biman gets nod Saturday (18 Oct)
  9. Law and order Thursday (16 Oct)
  10. Chief raises concern over river gravel extraction Tuesday (14 Oct)