May 9, 2016 - 9:47am
A message from the Privacy Commissioner.
Welcome to Privacy Awareness Week. This annual event presents an opportunity for us to focus the lens on privacy matters. With this year’s theme, ‘Privacy in your hands’, I encourage every public servant to understand the importance of their role when handling personal information and for members of the public to take control by ensuring they understand what they can do to safeguard their personal information.
April 26, 2016 - 2:57pm
Queensland’s Office of the Information Commissioner’s (OIC) follow-up compliance review report regarding the Department of Education and Training (DET) was tabled in Parliament on Wednesday, 20 April 2016.
March 23, 2016 - 8:23am
Queensland’s Office of the Information Commissioner’s follow-up compliance review report regarding the Rockhampton Regional Council was tabled in Parliament.
March 22, 2016 - 9:31am
We have updated several guidelines with additional information about internal review rights, sufficiency of search, and refusal of access decisions because documents are nonexistent or unlocatable.
March 22, 2016 - 9:24am
Over the last six months, one third of all complaints accepted by our Office concerned an email error that resulted in the inadvertent disclosure of personal information.