Disclosure of Information
Right to Information (RTI)
I want to make a Right to Information (RTI) Application, what do I do?
Right to Information (RTI) releases information that is not available from another source. RTI applications are to be made in writing as an Application for Accessed Disclosure. A file service fee of $37.00 applies (unless you have a waiver).
Prosecution Information (Police File)
I have been charged with an offence and need a copy of the Prosecution Information (Police File), what do I do?
To obtain a copy of a Police File (relating to offences you have been charged with) complete the Request for Disclosure of Information form. A file service fee of $53.90 applies (unless you have a waiver).
Traffic Crash Report
I have been in a traffic crash and my insurance company want a copy of the Police Crash Report, what do I do?
To obtain a copy of a Traffic Crash Report (for a crash you or your vehicle were involved in) apply in writing to your nearest Traffic Crash Records office. A file service fee of $53.90 applies. Traffic Crash Records are at the police stations: Burnie, Devonport, Hobart, Launceston, Queenstown, Ulverstone. Contact details for each of these stations can be located on the Contact Us page.
My property has been damaged and/or I have been the victim of a burglary. My insurance company want a copy of the Offence Report, what do I do?
To obtain a copy of an Offence Report apply in writing to Offence Reports, Operational Information Services, Tasmania Police, GPO Box 308, Hobart, Tas, 7001. A file service fee of $53.90 applies.
For further information, or to contact any of the above locations, please call the Police Assistance Line on 131 444.