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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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IPC Media Release

Media Release

The NSW Information Commissioner, Elizabeth Tydd, has released the tenth Report on the Operation of the Government Information (Public Access) Act 2009 (GIPA Act) for 2019–2020, which has been tabled in Parliament – marking a decade of reporting...

Report on the Operation of the GIPA Act 2019/20 Cover Image

News Article

The Report provides a comprehensive assessment of the operation of the right to information legislation in New South Wales...

NAIDOC 2021 Heal Country Image

News Article

NAIDOC Week celebrates the history, culture and achievements of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples. It is celebrated not only in Indigenous communities, but by Australians from all walks of life…

NSW Privacy Commissioner Statement


The Privacy Commissioner is aware of the cyber incident affecting the NSW Department of Education and understands that investigations into the breach are continuing and the Department is working closely with Cyber Security NSW.