IPC Annual Report 2022/23


The Information and Privacy Commission NSW (IPC) has published its Annual Report 2022/23 yesterday which documents its work and achievements throughout the 2022/23 reporting period.

The Annual Report was tabled in NSW Parliament on 16 October 2023.

2022/23 highlights include:

  • 22 strategic and regulatory initiatives finalised across the IPC’s Strategic Plan
  • finalisation of 704 information access and privacy reviews and complaints
  • 449 information access and privacy advices provided to support compliance by agencies
  • finalisation of 5 proactive information access audits and 1 privacy audit
  • release of the updated Information Governance Agency Self-assessment Tools
  • Commissioners provided submissions to 6 reviews and inquiries conducted by government including 3 joint submissions by the Information Commissioner and the Privacy Commissioner
  • 3,096 enquiries dealt with from the public
  • 547,220 page views and an 18.9% increase in website visits to the IPC website (ipc.nsw.gov.au)
  • raising awareness of privacy and information access rights with the release of 34 new information access, privacy and corporate publications, and 66 updated publications updated during 2022/23
  • research into informal release of information completed

Download a copy of the IPC Annual Report 2022/23 here.