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Response calculator for access and correction requests

Use this calculator to work out the latest date (usually 20 working days) by when an agency must respond to you if you make a request to access or correct your personal information.

A short information video from the Office of the Privacy Commissioner: Every day brings new demands from government and business for access to your information. Controlling your own information means controlling how others see you and how you see yourself. Privacy is the ability to control your own information.

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The Right to be Forgotten by Joy Liddicoat

Assistant Commissioner Joy Liddicoat gave a presentation on The Right To Be Forgotten during Privacy Week 2015 at the IT and Online Law Conference on 7 May.

Free e-learning privacy training modules

The first of our free e-learning privacy training modules are now live. The learning information covers the Privacy Act and the Health Information Privacy Code.

The Privacy Good Research Fund

The Privacy Good Research Fund offers funding support to researchers worth in total up to $75,000. The deadline for applications is 21 August 2015.

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Introducing the Priv-o-matic

The Priv-o-matic: our new privacy statement generator. Get your privacy statement sorted in five minutes. All you’ll need is a good understanding of your business. Try it out here.

A message from the Privacy Commissioner

The protections for your personal information come from the Privacy Act.

Privacy News

Syndicated privacy news from the Privacy Commissioner, and around the world.