School Legal Information Manual

Information Privacy Act 2014

On 1 September 2014 new privacy legislation, the Information Privacy Act 2014 came into effect in the ACT, setting out eleven Territory Privacy Principles (TPPs) providing rules for the handling and management of personal information by ACT public sector agencies.

  • The Information Privacy Act 2014 is available at the ACT Legislation Register website.
  • The Education and Training Directorate’s Privacy Policy is available at the About Us page of this website.

A number of Directorate policies and procedures include a privacy component, including some forms. These are being progressively revised and updated to reflect the new Act and the requirements of the TPPs.

If the document you are accessing refers to the Privacy Act 1988 and Information Privacy Principles (IPPs) rather than the Information Privacy Act 2014 and TPPs and you need assistance or further information, please contact the Directorate’s Privacy Contact Officer in Governance and Legal Liaison at:

Email: EDULegalLiaison@act.gov.au
Phone: (02) 6205 9159

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