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2017 Privacy Week

Privacy Week 8-12 May 2017

The Office of the Privacy Commissioner marks Privacy Week each year to promote privacy awareness and to inform people of their rights under the Privacy Act. It is also to help educate businesses, organisations and agencies of their responsibilities and obligations with personal information.

Privacy Week is done in conjunction with Privacy Awareness Week which is held by the Asia Paci...

2016 Privacy Week

Privacy Week 2016 (9-14 May) — "Privacy in your hands"

The UN Special Rapporteur for the Right to Privacy, Professor Joseph Cannataci, will be visiting New Zealand during Privacy Week this year. While he is in New Zealand, he will give keynote presentations at our Privacy Forums in Wel...

Managing customer demands for personal information

Speech given by the Privacy Commissioner, John Edwards to Christchurch insurance companies on 12 September 2016, and held at Southern Response Earthquake Services - Urupare ki te Tonga.  

View a copy of the speech.

Privacy, public interest and surgical outcome data

The Privacy Commissioner's speech to the 2016 Royal Australasian College of Surgeons' Conference "Surgery 2016: getting the measure of outcomes" held in Queenstown on 4/5 August 2016.  A copy of the speech can be viewed here.

Data Protection in the Age of Data

View the speech given by the Privacy Commissioner, John Edwards as part of the Personal Data Protection Seminar held in Singapore on 20 July 2016.

Privacy in the digital world

The Privacy Commissioner's speech to Supertech - the Employers' and Manufacturers' Association Inaugural Digital Technology Conference held in Auckland on 17 March 2016.  View a copy of the speech.