Read the Privacy Commissioner's keynote address to the Biometrics Institute Digital Identities and Authentication Seminar in Wellington on 4 June 2014.
The Privacy Commissioner John Edwards' key note speech at Nethui in Auckland on 11 July 2014 is now available.
The wider use of data by business and government is inevitable. This submission responds to the New Zealand Data Futures Forum’s invitation to contribute to a debate on the country’s data future.
View the Privacy Commissioner's submission on the GCSB Bill.
The Customs and Excise (Joint Border Management Information Sharing and Other Matters) Amendment Bill proposes the introduction of an untested and open-ended information sharing regime for...
View the submission on the Law Commission's Review of the Official Information Acts dated 7 February 2011. This submission covers a range of subjects including scope of...
View the submission by the Privacy Commissioner to the Government Administration Committee on the Electronic Verification Identity Bill. 4 April 2012
View the submission by the Privacy Commissioner on the Privacy (Information Sharing) Amendment Bill to the Justice and Electoral Committee. 5 April 2012
View the submission by the Privacy Commissioner to the Social Services Committee on the Social Security (Youth Support and Work Focus) Amendment Bill. 19 April 2012
The Privacy Commissioner's submission focuses on clause 69 of the Courts and Criminal Matters Bill, which amends the Summary Proceedings Act 1957 to authorise: the...