The main privacy laws that apply to the University are the:
- Privacy and Personal Information Protection Act 1998 (NSW); and the
- Health Records and Information Protection Act 2002 (NSW).
The Acts also allow a person who feels their privacy has been breached by the University, to make a privacy complaint to the University.
Other privacy laws that impose obligations on the University include the:
- Privacy Act 1988 (Cth), in regard to the University’s handling of tax file numbers (TFNs); and
- European Union General Data Protection Regulation (2016/679) (the “GDPR”), in regard to the University’s handling of personal information of EU residents.
The University's Privacy Officer:
Mr Paul Serov
Phone: +61 2 9065 5491