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Worksheet 19: Schools' guide to information about Parliament and the community

Getting the information you require and how to use the media to publicise your views

  • The social organisation and its processes theme.
  • The culture and heritage theme.


Write a media release on an issue of concern to you; see if you can get it published.

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Petitioning Parliament


Review your efforts to find official information. Consider if you have been unreasonably refused information and whether you should contact the Ombudsman for help in getting hold of it.