Our values statement
View our values.
Statement of Intent
The purpose of the Statement of Intent is to set out the medium term intentions and undertakings of the Office of the Privacy Commissioner for the period 2017/2018 and our direction to 2021.
Statement of Performance Expectations
View our Performance Expectations for the period 1 July 2017 to 30 June 2018.
Disclosure Statement for the Privacy Commissioner's expenses
View the statement covering the period 1 January - 30 June 2017.
The Office of the Privacy Commissioner has a number of internal policies that reflect our values as an independent crown entity and public regulator. View our policies.
Four monthly reports to the Minister
In the four monthly reports to the Minister we comment on how work is proceeding within the office on such matters as complaints and investigations, policy and codes of practice, communications and governance. View the most recent report.
OPC Procedures Manual : Dispute Resolution and Investigations
View our Procedures Manual (updated January 2018) which details our investigation processes. Please note that this is a living document and is liable to change.
Website privacy notice
This privacy notice applies to personal information that we collect through this website: www.privacy.org.nz
We also collect information through our online learning modules and the privacy notices for these modules can be found here.
Vulnerability Disclosure policy
Our vulnerability disclosure policy encourages people who find vulnerabilities in the Office of the Privacy Commissioner’s website to report them responsibly. The policy also gives a reassurance that the Privacy Commissioner will not seek to prosecute people who find vulnerabilities and follow the policy in reporting those. View our policy.
Official Information Act statistics
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View the trends of complaints, breach notifications and other office work.
Copyright and disclaimer
All material on this site that we have created is covered by a Creative Commons 'Attribution (BY)' licence. For details, check http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/nz.
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