Release of inaugural dashboard and metrics on the public's use of FOI laws

Australian Information Access Commissioners and Ombudsmen have released the inaugural dashboard of metrics on public use of freedom of information (FOI) access rights.

A/NSW Privacy Commissioner tables report on Employer, Employee, and Agent responsibilities under privacy legislation

The report addresses issues arising from employer, employees, and agent responsibilities under NSW privacy legislation and recommends legislative amendments based upon provisions in other Australian and NSW laws.

Report on the operation of the Government Information (Public Access) Act 2009: 2015 - 2016

The NSW Information Commissioner, Elizabeth Tydd, today released the 2015/16 Report on the operation of the Government Information (Public Access) Act 2009 (GIPA Act).

A/NSW Privacy Commissioner Champions Data Privacy Day

28 January is Data Privacy Day, commemorating the signing of Convention 108, the first legally binding international treaty for privacy and data protection by the Council of Europe, on 28 January 1981.

NSW Information Commissioner launches new Open Data resource

Acting NSW Information Commissioner and Open Data Advocate Samara Dobbins, today launched the Open Data: Opening our World infographic to provide users with a simple explanation of Open Data and how it can be u

Information Commissioner releases IPC Regulatory Framework and Regulatory Plan

Following a program of work examining and implementing better and more responsive approaches to enable more strategic and effective regulatory efforts, NSW Information Commissioner Elizabeth Tydd has released the IPC R

Information Commissioner publishes Towards a NSW Charter for Public Participation

“I am pleased to announce the publication of the IPC Report: Towards a NSW Charter for Public Participation, which progresses my commitment to promote public participation and assist age

NSW Information Commissioner publishes two new GIPA Act resources

The NSW Information Commissioner has published two new fact sheets to assist applicants and decision-makers under the Government Information (Public Access) Act 2009 (GIPA Act)

Law Week 2016

Law Week 2016 occurs from Monday, 16 May to Friday, 20 May 2016. 

National Law Week is an annual event, held in May, to promote public understanding of the law and its role in society managed by the Law Society of NSW.

The IPC wants to hear from you!

The Information and Privacy Commission (IPC) wants to hear about the best ways to engage with NSW government agencies on the formulation of agency policies and the exercise of agency functions. Join the IPC community and have your say.


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