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Data matching

A number of resources are available for government agencies involved in or considering the use of an authorised information matching programme.

Guidance notes

Sharing personal information of families and vulnerable children

Sharing information about vulnerable children guidance

What is an Approved Information Sharing Agreement (AISA)?

AISAs enable government agencies to collaborate and share data without intruding on individuals' rights or creating legal risk. 'An A to Z of AISAs' teaches you what an AISA is, how to build a case for one, how to develop one and how to get one approved.  Have a go at our new online AISA module.


Preparing for a new information matching programme

Guidance note for departments seeking legislative provision for information matching: information matching Privacy Impact Assessments

Privacy Commissioner's views on the information matching guidelines

Operating an information matching programme

How to set up online transfers for information matching