Flinders and Upper North Local Health Network - Freedom of Information
The Freedom of Information Act 1991 (SA) gives members of the public a legally enforceable right to access information held by the South Australian Government, subject to certain conditions.
Each of SA Health’s agencies operates separately for the purposes of Freedom of Information (FOI) legislation. For general information, including where to apply and how documents can be accessed, see the Freedom of Information page.
There is a $36.75 FOI application fee, some requests have an additional processing charge. An FOI Officer will advise you of these charges once they receive your application and begin processing it. For more information on costs see the Freedom of Information page.
How to apply
When making an FOI application, you will need to provide enough information to enable the correct documents to be identified. If you are uncertain, it is recommended that you contact the relevant agency’s FOI Officer for assistance.
Advice about how you would like to access the documents should be included in your FOI application.
Applications can be made by:
- completing the Flinders and Upper North Local Health Network FOI Application for Access to Documents form
- sending a request by letter or e-mail
- completing the Authority for Access to Documents of a third party as well as the Access to Documents form if you are requesting access to another person’s documents or an agent requesting access to documents of a third party
A completed application should be forwarded to the relevant hospital or health service where the documents are located. (See contact information below.)
Fee payment is also made to the hospital or health service where the documents are located.
Freedom of Information enquiries for documents at a Flinders and Upper North LHN hospital or health service, can be made by contacting the relevant hospital or health centre.
Hospital and Health Service Contact Numbers
|Hawker Memorial Hospital
Phone: (08) 8648 4007
|Leigh Creek Health Service
Phone: (08) 8678 6022
|Port Augusta Hospital and Regional Health Service
Phone: (08) 8668 7500
|Flinders and Upper North Community Health Service
Phone: 1300 760 177
|Quorn Health Service
Phone: (08) 8648 7888
|Roxby Downs Health Service
Phone: (08) 8671 9020
|Whyalla Hospital and Health Service
Phone: (08) 8648 8300
For general enquiries only, contact the Flinders and Upper North Local Health Network Accredited FOI Officer
Phone: (08) 8668 7507
Public FOIs requested in the past 12 months
There are currently no public FOIs available.