Feb 3, 2016 request on behalf of the Save the Hullcar Aquifer Team that the Information and Privacy Commissioner:
- Investigate and report on Government’s breach of the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act in delaying and restricting public access to:
- Ministry of Environment authorizations permitting manure effluent discharge near Hullcar Valley drinking water sources; and
- Related data;
- Recommend reform of the Act to require routine public posting of Environmental Compliance Orders and Authorizations; and
Recommend reform of the Act to define other categories of “public interest” documents that should be proactively released by Government, without request.