A tourist questioned by Police has won the right to get a DVD copy of the interview after he complained to the Privacy Commissioner.
Read our updated and revised 'A quick tour of the privacy principles' guidance which is on our website and also available as a printable document.
If you find a security problem in the Officer of the Privacy Commissioner’s website, Privacy Commissioner John Edwards wants you to tell him about it.
Privacy Commissioner John Edwards releases his Office's annual report covering his first full year in office.
Privacy Commissioner announces grants for four independent privacy research projects in the inaugural funding round for the Privacy Good Research Fund.
The Privacy Commissioner has welcomed the findings of the report looking at the systemic failings which enabled Phillip John Smith to escape overseas.
An international project looking at websites and apps used by children has raised concerns over the personal information they collect.
Privacy Commissioner John Edwards has referred a case to the Director of Human Rights Proceedings after finding Immigration New Zealand breached a migrant’s privacy by failing to correct his date of birth.
A privacy impact assessment (PIA) is an essential part of many projects and proposals, and can be used to identify potential risks. Read our new PIA guidance.
Privacy Commissioner John Edwards says the Data Futures Partnership is a key step towards a data-driven environment that respects and protects personal data.