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  • Redacting the right way

    The Office of the Victorian Information Commissioner (OVIC) often receives notifications from agencies about privacy breaches (both actual and suspected). A few of these breaches have arisen from agencies inadvertently releasing or publishing documents containing personal information that has not…

  • VCAT decision: Polkinghorne v Warrnambool City Council

    The Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal (VCAT) recently ruled on two complaints made under the Privacy and Data Protection Act 2014. The complaints related to the preparation and distribution of an investigation report that the Council had commissioned in response…

  • Privacy Awareness Week 2018

    What is Privacy Awareness Week? Privacy Awareness Week is an annual initiative that was started by the Asia Pacific Privacy Authorities (APPA) in 2006. APPA is a forum for privacy authorities in the Asia Pacific region to form partnerships, discuss…

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