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The NSW Privacy Commissioner, Samantha Gavel, welcomes amendments to the Privacy and Personal Information Protection Act 1998 (PPIP Act) which were assented to on 28 November following the passing of the legislation by the NSW Parliament

The NSW Privacy Commissioner, Samantha Gavel, welcomes amendments to the Privacy and Personal Information Protection Act 1998 (PPIP Act) which were passed by the NSW Parliament on 16 November 2022...

The IPC has today published a high-level scan of the national and international regulatory landscape relevant to artificial intelligence (AI)...

The NSW Privacy Commissioner, Samantha Gavel, welcomes the decision by the NSW Government to introduce the Privacy and Personal Information Protection Amendment Bill into NSW Parliament today...

IPC CEO, NSW Information Commissioner and Open Data Advocate, Elizabeth Tydd, today released the IPC Annual Report 2021/22. It includes a report of the work of the NSW Privacy Commissioner, Samantha Gavel, for the period and her Report on the Operation of the Privacy and Personal Information Protection Act 1998...

Today, the NSW Information Commissioner and Open Data Advocate, Elizabeth Tydd, published the results of the IPC's latest survey of NSW community attitudes towards information access, agency assistance and data sharing...

Australian and New Zealand Information Commissioners and Ombudsmen today highlight the importance of government agencies developing robust digital systems that strengthen the community’s access to information.

Today, the NSW Information Commissioner, Elizabeth Tydd, has announced the commencement of research to examine the use of the Informal Release pathway under the GIPA Act...

Today, the NSW Information Commissioner and Open Data Advocate, Elizabeth Tydd, launched Right to Know Week NSW 2022.

Information Access and Privacy regulators from across Australia have issued a joint statement to mark National Sorry Day (26 May)...