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Documents released by the Reserve Bank of Australia following a request under the Freedom of Information Act 1982 since 1 May 2011.

Ref No. Date Released Summary of FOI Request
RBAFOI-131418 17 July 2014 Listing of the Reserve Bank of Australia's gold inventory as held at the Bank of England.
RBAFOI-131419 30 Apr 2014 Documents prepared since 1 January 2012 regarding digital currencies.
RBAFOI-131413 10 Mar 2014 Documents prepared since 1 January 2013 relating to preliminary discussions on macroprudential tools to potentially limit the supply of capital to parts of the housing market … and correspondence with the Australian Government about the housing market.
RBAFOI-131412 28 Jan 2014 Documents prepared since 1 July 2012 discussing what the RBA regards as appropriate levels for the exchange rate considering the needs of the economy and whether the RBA has examined the possibility of acting to curb appreciation of the currency and/or its ability to do so.
RBAFOI-131407 2 Dec 2013 Correspondence between the Reserve Bank of Australia and the Treasurer regarding the Reserve Bank Reserve Fund since 1 July 2011.
RBAFOI-121317 11 Sep 2013 Documents prepared since 1 June 2012 relating to 10 Carabella Street, Kirribilli.
RBAFOI-121315 17 May 2013 Documents prepared during 2012 and 2013 on the Australian car manufacturing industry.
RBAFOI-121314 11 Apr 2013 Correspondence between the Reserve Bank of Australia and/or Governor Glenn Stevens and Treasurer Wayne Swan, his office, Treasury and/or other arms of the Australian government since 15 March 2012 about the Reserve Bank's dividend to the government and the level of the Reserve Fund.
RBAFOI-121310 22 Mar 2013 Documents prepared since 1 January 2011 relating to the merits of intervention in the foreign exchange market, foreign exchange dealings and the effects on the Australian dollar of the Swiss National Bank's recent actions in the foreign exchange market.
RBAFOI-121308 28 Feb 2013 Documents prepared since 1 July 2012 relating to the impact of foreign central bank bond purchases on the Australian dollar.
RBAFOI-121307 14 Jan 2013 Documents prepared since December 2009 relating to recruitment and retention of women at the Reserve Bank.
RBAFOI-121306 21 Dec 2012 Documents relating to security breaches between 1 January 2008 and 16 May 2012.
RBAFOI-121305 24 Oct 2012 Summary reports and briefs prepared since 1 January 2012 on current (and trends in) credit standards in housing lending, residential property impaired assets, non-performing housing loans, housing loan arrears, applications for property possession, overall house prices generally, as well as any briefing notes or summary documents prepared during the period on potential fraud and misappropriation in the low-doc housing (loan) market
RBAFOI-121304 3 Oct 2012 Request for documents regarding pricing of Australian bank deposit guarantees and the Financial Claims Scheme
RBAFOI-121302 17 Sep 2012 Request for internal documents discussing the impact of foreign central bank bond purchases on the Australian dollar
RBAFOI-111215 27 Jun 2012 Request for data used to construct the graph ‘dwelling price to income ratio’ on page 15 of Research Discussion Paper 2010-06 and a copy of a research licence agreement between the Bank and a data provider
RBAFOI-111210 23 Feb 2012 One ‘Request For Tender’ document and one ‘Request for Expressions of Interest’ document prepared by the Reserve Bank
RBAFOI-111209 6 Feb 2012 Analysis undertaken by the Reserve Bank of measures of daily inflation, the Billion Prices Project undertaken by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and/or data provided by PriceStats and/or State Street
RBAFOI-111203 24 Oct 2011 Reports and briefs relating to credit standards in housing lending, residential impaired assets, non-performing housing loans and arrears, applications for property possession and trends in housing prices, between 1 January and 16 August 2011
RBAFOI-111202 15 Sep 2011 Reports or correspondence relating to Note Printing Australia presented to the Reserve Bank Board between 1 January and 31 December 2007

Documents released by the Reserve Bank of Australia voluntarily prior to 1 May 2011 following a request under the Freedom of Information Act 1982 made between 1 November 2010 and 30 April 2011.

Ref No. Date Released Summary of FOI Request
RBAFOI-101115 31 Mar 2011 Factors contributing to household cost of living pressures
RBAFOI-101114 25 Mar 2011 The role of stabilisation and sovereign wealth funds to manage windfall export revenue
RBAFOI-101110 10 Jan 2011 Advice to RBA Board on gold sales in 1997
RBAFOI-101106 15 Dec 2010 Major banks' funding costs, non-performing assets ratios and housing loans