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Due to COVID-19, the Information and Privacy Commission NSW is not taking in-person enquiries. We encourage you to contact us via email at ipcinfo@ipc.nsw.gov.au or on 1800 472 679.
For more information, please see our COVID-19 Update page. 
Celebrating 10 years of service to NSW

The Information and Privacy Commission NSW is celebrating its 10 year anniversary. Read more about our milestones and achievements to promote citizens’ information access and privacy rights in NSW.

Information and Privacy
Commission NSW

The Information and Privacy Commission NSW (IPC) is an independent statutory authority that administers legislation dealing with privacy and access to government held information in New South Wales.

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This year’s Privacy Awareness Week NSW focused on how citizens and NSW public sector agencies can Make Privacy a Priority…

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Media Release

The Privacy Commissioner, Samantha Gavel, welcomes the decision by the NSW Government to introduce a Mandatory Notification Data Breach scheme for NSW government agencies, which includes government departments, public universities and local councils...

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Media Release

Today, the NSW Privacy Commissioner Samantha Gavel and Minister for Digital, Minister for Customer Service, the Hon. Victor Dominello MP, launched Privacy Awareness Week NSW 2021...

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The Information and Privacy Commission NSW is seeking feedback from people who have used the resources on its website. Please let us know about your experience by completing the anonymous survey...