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RTI and universities

June 10, 2019 - 12:47pm

Did you know public universities are subject to the Right to Information Act?

This story shines a light on how Jo’s information access request ultimately led to a greater understanding of why she didn’t pass her university exam.

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Privacy and peace of mind

June 6, 2019 - 4:51pm

After suspecting a privacy breach by her health provider, Lucy lodged a privacy complaint to find out what personal records had and had not been accessed.

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Handing over personal information

June 6, 2019 - 9:34am

Sometimes we’re asked to provide personal documents to verify our identity, but it can also raise questions around how the data is stored.

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Precious keepsakes recovered thanks to RTI

June 3, 2019 - 4:13pm

Right to information (RTI) aims to provide access to information across the community and, in this case, it helped one Queenslander recover stolen goods that had great sentimental value.

Find out how Sam used his right to access important information, which ultimately helped him track down his deceased wife’s stolen jewellery.

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VIDEO: Privacy Awareness Week launch and panel discussion

May 23, 2019 - 11:05am

Privacy Awareness Week (PAW) was officially launched on 13 May 2019 at the University of the Sunshine Coast (USC) by the university’s Vice-Chancellor and President, Professor Greg Hill.

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