Public Records Act 2005

52 Commencement of appeal
  • (1) An appeal under section 51(1) is commenced by the administrative head of a controlling public office lodging a written notice with the Minister within 20 working days after the date when the decision of the Chief Archivist is notified to the controlling public office.

    (2) The notice of appeal must include—

    • (a) full details of the decision that is the subject of the appeal; and

    • (b) the reasons for the appeal.