Reference Number
Information Requested

Documents related to the letter of demands sent to the ACT government by AMC detainees in April 2020 referenced in the ABC News article titled “Canberra inmates’ requests for access to Xbox 360s, better food and brand-name shoes cite UN rules” on 16 December 2020:

  • The letter of demands sent from the detainees to the government
  • Any formal responses from the government to the detainees in relation to the letter of demands
  • Any follow up communication between the detainees and the government regarding the letter and any documents detailing negotiations and final outcomes.
Ombudsam Decision Area


Notice Files
Additional Information
Information Given
Partial release
Publication Date
20 August 2021
Application Date
14 July 2021
Decision Date
11 August 2021
Time spent on application
3 working days