We are required by the Freedom of Information Act 1982 (FOI Act) to publish a disclosure log on our website. The disclosure log lists information which we have released in response to an FOI access request.

The disclosure log requirement does not apply to:

  • personal information about any person if publication of that information would be ‘unreasonable’
  • information about the business, commercial, financial or professional affairs of any person if publication of that information would be ‘unreasonable’
  • other information covered by a determination made by the Australian Information Commissioner if publication of that information would be ‘unreasonable’
  • any information if it is not reasonably practicable to publish the information because of the extent of modifications that would need to be made to delete the information listed above.

We have released the information described in our disclosure log under the FOI Act.

A link is provided if the information can be downloaded from our website or another website.

Information that is not available on a website may be obtained by writing to the following:

FOI Officer Future Fund Management Agency Locked Bag 20010 Melbourne VIC 3001

A charge may be imposed to reimburse us for the cost incurred in copying or reproducing the information or sending it to you. There will be no charge for the time we spend processing the FOI request that led to this information being made available. You will be notified if any charge is payable and required to pay the charge before the information is provided.

There may be documents in the disclosure log that are currently not available in HTML format. If you are unable to read the format provided please contact the FOI Officer on 03 8656 6400. We will try to meet all reasonable requests for an alternative format of the document in a timely manner and at the lowest reasonable cost to you.

Information attached to, or referred to, in our FOI disclosure log will generally be removed after 12 months, unless the information has enduring public value.

Disclosure log number

Date information listed in disclosure log

Summary of FOI request

Information released (and whether released in full or part)

Other information

 1 13/05/2011 The International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons sought documents on the Future Fund’s equity holdings in certain companies at 12 April 2011. A document showing the holdings of the Fund, where applicable, was released in full. To access the document please email foi@futurefund.gov.au
 2 08/07/2011 Bloomberg News requested documents detailing listed equity holdings in casino and gambling companies at 30 June, 30 September, 31 December 2010 and 31 March 2011. A document showing the holdings was released in full. To access the document please email foi@futurefund.gov.au
 3 10/10/2011 The International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons sought documents relating to the lawfulness or compatibility with the Board’s investment policies of investments in companies producing nuclear weapons, landmines or cluster  munitions. Multiple documents were released to the applicant in full or in part. Some documents were exempted from release to the applicant in accordance with the legislation.    A CD of the documents released to the applicant is available on request. Hard copies are available for view at the Future Fund.
To make arrangements to access these documents call the FOI Coordinator on 03 8656 6400 or email foi@futurefund.gov.au
 4 02/02/2012 The Australian Financial Review requested information relating to investment mandates entered into and funded during the 2010/11 financial year and the monetary balance of all mandates with investment managers at 30 June 2011. Information was released in part. To access the document please email foi@futurefund.gov.au
 5 02/02/2012 The Australian Financial Review requested information relating to the Fund’s listed equity holdings in Goldman Sachs Group Inc and Bank of America Corporation as at 1 November 2011. The request also sought information detailing the total capital invested by Goldman Sachs for the Board of Guardians at 1 November 2011 and the total management and performance fees paid to Goldman Sachs Asset Management since its hiring as a manager by the Board as at 1 November 2011.  Information was released in part. To access the document please email foi@futurefund.gov.au
 6 24/12/2012 A time series of monthly information on the value and performance of the Future Fund. Information was released in full. To access the document please email foi@futurefund.gov.au
 7 05/07/2013 The International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons sought details of the Future Fund’s equity holdings in certain companies at 4 June 2013. Information was released in full. To access the document please email foi@futurefund.gov.au
 8 22/11/2013 The International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons sought documents provided to the Minister or decision makers responsible for implementing the Statement of Investment Policies, and correspondence between the Future Fund and special interest groups, each since 1 June 2011 and containing the words “nuclear weapon(s)” or “nuclear arm(s)”. ICAN also sought documents assessing the reputational risk of investing in companies  that produce nuclear weapons and documents provided to the Minister referring to legal advice on investments in such companies. Multiple documents were released to the applicant in full or in part. Some documents were exempted from release to the applicant in accordance with the legislation. To access the document please email foi@futurefund.gov.au
 9 22/06/2015 A summary document detailing the travel related costs, entertainment costs and personal expenses incurred by the Agency for:
  • Mr David Gonski AC from 3 April 2012 to 10 January 2014; and
  • The Hon Peter Costello AC from 11 January 2014 to 30 April 2015.
Information was released in full. Document available for download
 10 24/03/2017 A summary document relating to the travel-related, personal and entertainment expenses of the Future Fund Board of Guardians and Managing Director since 2015. Information was released to the applicant in full. Document available for download
 11 24/03/2017 All documents produced in the last six months regarding the Future Fund and its capacity to meet future superannuation liabilities of the Commonwealth government. Publicly available documents were released to the applicant in full.

Some documents were exempted from release to the applicant in accordance with the legislation.

Future Fund drawdown scenarios: Budget implications Report no. 01/2017” issued by the Parliamentary Budget Office (the Report and the data for the report - see the Excel spreadsheet)

Extract of Hansard transcript: Finance and Public Administration Legislation Committee 18/10/2016, Estimates, Finance Portfolio, Future Fund Management Agency (pages 39-55)

 12  22/05/2017 Exercise of relevant voting rights against director election and remuneration report resolutions of publicly listed Australian companies during 2015/16. Information was released to the applicant in full. Document available for download
 13  28/11/2017 Exercise of relevent voting rights against director election and remuneration report resolutions of publicly listed Australian companies during 2016/17. Information was released to the applicant in full. Document available for download
 14 01/08/2018 Certain Agency internal documents or emails relating to the resignation of Mr R Priestley between June 1 2018 and 19 June 2018. Information was released to the applicant in full. Document available for download
 15  13/11/2018 Exercise of relevent voting rights against director election and remuneration report resolutions of publicly listed Australian companies during 2017/18. A publicly available document was released to the applicant in full. Document available for download