Privacy Act 1988 (Cth)

The Privacy Act 1988 regulates how personal information is handled.

The Act includes thirteen Australian Privacy Principals (APPs) which outline how to handle, use and manage personal information. The APPs apply to government agencies, private sector and not-for-profit agencies with an annual turnover of more than $3 million, private health service providers and some small businesses. 

Privacy Act 1988 (Cth)