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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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Information Commissioner statement in text

Statement

The NSW Information Commissioner confirms previous reports that a complaint regarding the conduct of the Office of the NSW Premier was lodged with the Information and Privacy Commission (IPC) in October 2020.

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News Article

The IPC Bulletin is produced to support agencies and organisations with compliance of the IPC’s administered legislation. It includes updates on the IPC’s recent activities...

NSW Privacy Commissioner Statement

Statement

The Privacy Commissioner has welcomed the release of the special report by the NSW Auditor-General on Service NSW’s handling of personal information. The report was released on Friday 18 December 2020 and can be viewed...

NSW Privacy Commissioner Statement

Statement

The Privacy Commissioner has received further updates from the Department of Customer Service regarding the data breach resulting from a cyber incident earlier this year and the actions being taken by Service NSW to notify and support customers affected by the breach.