Disclosure Log for 2023

The disclosure log of formal access applications is a record containing details of WSLHD information already released under the Government Information (Public Access) Act 2009 for the calendar year 2023.  A disclosure log is part of the open access information that agencies are required to make publicly available and is a requirement under Section 25 of the GIPA Act.

The disclosure log is intended to provide access to information for people who want the same or similar information as previous applicants, and would otherwise have to make formal access applications. Requests for personal information are not included in the disclosure log.  Some information that has been released under the GIPA Act may be provided in summary format only in this disclosure log.

The table below details the access applications received in 2023, the decision made on information release and how the information can be accessed.  If this information is not provided electronically below, interested parties may access copies of the information listed by contacting the Right to Information Coordinator on 8860 2550 or via email [email protected].

Please note that this disclosure log lists the information requested at that time and may not be the most up to date version of the information.

Internal Reference Number

Date of Decision

Description of Information

Type of Release

Information Available to the Public



From 24 December 2017 to 1 January 2023:

For each hospital in the district per year for the period of 24 December to 1 January, the number of Emergency Department admissions resulting from fireworks

Full access

All released information available.
For access please email us.



The number of patients who have presented to Westmead Hospital with an overdose of, or adverse reaction to, ivermectin

Full access

All released information available.
For access please email us.



  • Audits, reports or reviews into the performance of external contractors that provide security services or cleaning services to Western Sydney Local Health District
  • Details of inter-state travel by any employees of the WSLHD ‘People and Culture’ directorate from 1 January 2020 until 4 August 2023
  • CCTV footage of any incidents of violence between a patient or member of the public and security officers engaged at Blacktown Hospital on the 10 April 2023, 21 April 2023 and 8 June 2023

Full access

All released information available.
For access please email us.