Privacy is key: thought leadership event unlocks its value

As part of Privacy Awareness Week 2018 (7-13 May), the Information and Privacy Commission NSW (IPC) held a thought leadership event hosted by the Privacy Commissioner, Samantha Gavel.

NSW 2017 Community Attitudes Towards Privacy Report

The NSW Acting Privacy Commissioner, Dr Elizabeth Coombs, today released a summary report of a survey of attitudes of the NSW community towards privacy.

Media Reports concerning The Cosmetic Institute

Over the weekend there were reports in the media that the website of The Cosmetic Institute displayed images as well as the personal and health information of patients.  The A/Privacy Commissioner is in the process of following up these allegations.

Health privacy: where does the balance lie?

Prompted by the questions raised in Adam Tanner’s book ‘Our Bodies, Our Data’, the A/NSW Privacy Commissioner, Dr Elizabeth Coombs, is hosting a debate on health privacy as part of the ‘Privacy Matters’ forum series, held during Privacy Awareness Month.

Week five wraps up Privacy Awareness Month and looks to a healthy future for privacy

Week five brings PAM celebrations to a close. This week we take the time to reflect on privacy and strive to create a healthy future for our privacy.

Consultation on new health information resources

The NSW Privacy Commissioner is seeking your feedback on two new draft resources:

NSW Privacy Commissioner publishes new resource to assist the public to understand their review rights under the PPIP Act

The NSW Privacy Commissioner has published a new fact sheet to provide guidance to the public about their review rights under the Privacy and Personal Information Protection Act 1998 (PPIP Act).

Please click below to be directly linked to the new resource:


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