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Viewing entries posted in October 2017

Making more use of AISAs Colin Trotter
17 October 2017

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Four years ago, there was a change to the Privacy Act to reflect a change in the Government’s information sharing framework. The Government made the change in response to recommendations by the Law Commission, as part of the commission’s review of New Zealand’s privacy law.

Confirming a requester’s identity Charles Mabbett
17 October 2017

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Let’s recap. The Privacy Act gives people the right to access their information. And when a person requests their information, the organisation or business must respond to the request within 20 working days.

Information about a car can be personal Charles Mabbett
11 October 2017

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You have the right not to remain silent – and that includes when you think you might have been overcharged for work done on your car.