Privacy fact sheets

The Office of the Australian Information Commissioner (OAIC) publishes Privacy fact sheets that give a general overview of a topic or subject area.

They may include links to further information, but do not provide detailed legal or technical advice.

More detailed information can be found in our Agency resources, Business resources and Guides.

Information about the application of the Privacy Act 1988 can be found in the Applying privacy law section of this website.

This section also includes any relevant Information Sheets from the former Office of the Privacy Commissioner website.

Changes to privacy law from 12 March

Content found in this section or on this page may not reflect the current law. The Office of the Australian Information Commissioner is updating the information found in this section

> Read more: Privacy law reform

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