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Information and Privacy
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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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The manner in which an agency routinely saves records, such as emails, to its normal electronic record keeping system does not ordinarily enliven the discretion to extend the decision period under the GIPA Act by 10 days...

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Information Commissioner and NSW Open Data Advocate, Elizabeth Tydd, speaks on Open Government in this video...

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Law Week 2022 is a nationwide initiative to promote community awareness and understanding of the law, the legal system and the legal profession…

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This month, the IPC celebrates Information Awareness Month 2022 and Open Government Week…