Organisation

Office of the Privacy Commissioner (Australia)

Owning Institution:
Report

A step-by-step guide to internal investigations of privacy complaints by organisations

This information sheet assists organisations covered by the Privacy Act 1988 to address a privacy complaint by an individual. The Act requires that businesses (including non-profit organisations) with an annual turnover of more than $3 million, all private health service providers and some small businesses...
Fact sheet

A step-by-step guide to internal investigations of privacy complaints by organisations

This information sheet assists organisations covered by the Privacy Act 1988 to address a privacy complaint by an individual. The Act requires that businesses (including non-profit organisations) with an annual turnover of more than $3 million, all private health service providers and some small businesses...
Briefing paper

Interaction between the Privacy Act and the Spam Act

This report is designed to assist organisations who seek to engage in electronic marketing. It discusses the coverage of the Privacy and Spam Acts, and how they interact; whether businesses have to get people's consent when sending electronic marketing messages; what businesses must tell people...
Report

Getting in on the Act: the review of the private sector provisions of the Privacy Act 1988

In this report the federal privacy commissioner concludes that the provisions of the Act 'work well on balance'. She writes; 'The review process shows that the private sector provisions have met with their objectives in some areas and not in others. In some areas it...