In 2002, SBS commissioned research into trends in multicultural
Australia. The groundbreaking report, involving extensive consultations
across seven sample groups, showed a "dynamic, evolving society where
diversity is embraced as the cultural mainstream of Australia".
Participation”) when you contribute to third party social media
platforms where SBS has a branded presence (for example, when you post
content to an SBS program-related Facebook page or to an SBS Twitter
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SBS is subject to the Freedom of Information Act 1992 (Cth) (FOI Act), and is required to publish a disclosure log on its website (section 11C). The disclosure log lists information which has been released in response to a request for access to an SBS document under the FOI Act. This requirement has applied since 1 May 2011.