The Privacy Act

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Amendments to the Privacy Act 1988 contained in the Privacy Amendment (Private Sector) Act 2000, which commenced on 21 December 2001, contain new provisions that apply to agencies and their contractors in relation to the collection and handling of personal information.
Tax Office contracts contain provisions which require each contractor to acknowledge that it is a ‘contracted service provider’ within the meaning of section 6 of the Privacy Act and, among other things, agree in respect of the provision of services under such a contract:
1. not to do any act or engage in any practice that would breach an information privacy principle (IPP) contained in section 14 of the Privacy Act which if done or engaged in by the Commonwealth would amount to a breach, and
2. not to engage in an act or practice that would be a breach of a national privacy principle (NPP) contained in Schedule 3 of the Privacy Act where applicable (or an approved privacy code binding a party to this contract) and in particular NPPs 7 to 10, except where that act or pr View More »

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