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Response calculator for access and correction requests

Use this calculator to work out the latest date (usually 20 working days) by when an agency must respond to you if you make a request to access or correct your personal information.

The Eyestalkers are a colony of watchful eyes. It is a visible manifestation of the invisible surveillance people are walking into, like the many hidden cameras or systems tracking your phone. Eyestalkers @ Kunstenlab Deventer 2014 from Dutch artists FRONT404.

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Phillip John Smith report highlights information sharing opportunities

The Privacy Commissioner has welcomed the findings of the report looking at the systemic failings which enabled Phillip John Smith to escape overseas.

Upcoming events

Privacy & security terms for cloud computing contracts - what you need to know: These iappANZ seminars will be held in Auckland and Wellington on 5 November 2015. Register now to attend.

Privacy Commissioner amends codes of practice

The Privacy Commissioner has issued updated codes of practice to take into account a number of technical changes made by the Harmful Digital Communications Act.

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Free e-learning privacy training modules

Here's an easy way to raise privacy awareness in your organisation. We have online training modules on the Privacy Act, the Health Information Privacy Code and Approved Information Sharing Agreements, with more to follow. Register here today.

Introducing the Priv-o-matic

The Priv-o-matic: our new privacy statement generator. Get your privacy statement sorted in five minutes. All you’ll need is a good understanding of your business. Try it out here.

Privacy Impact Assessment Toolkit

You don’t know what you don’t know is an often-overused adage, but it rings true when it comes to privacy. It’s particularly true when you’re implementing something new in your organisation, such as a new IT system or a new product. That’s why we’ve put together the Privacy Impact Assessment Toolkit to make it easier for you to navigate the privacy implications of your new project.

Privacy News

Syndicated privacy news from the Privacy Commissioner, and around the world.