Public Statement: Return of the documents from the ABC's Cabinet Files reporting

Public Statement: Return of the documents from the ABC's Cabinet Files reporting

PM&C
Thursday, 01 February 2018

Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet

Australian Government Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet

The ABC and the Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet have agreed on the securing of and the return of the documents which were the subject of the ABC’s Cabinet Files reporting to the Commonwealth.

This has been achieved without disclosure of the ABC’s source and by way of acknowledgement of the Commonwealth’s national security interests.