Finlaysons Privacy Alert

Monday, May 27, 2019

Corporate & Commercial: Proposal for increased protection and monetary penalties under Privacy Act

On 24 March 2019, the Morrison Government announced a proposal for changes to Australia’s privacy laws. If passed by Parliament, the changes will substantially increase the existing protections and penalties under the Privacy Act, and ensure companies are more transparent about their collection, use and disclosure of personal information. To find out more click on the attachment.