About this policy

This policy applies to personal information collected by the Attorney-General’s Department. It was last updated in December 2015.

Our company is bound by the provisions of the Privacy Act 1988.

We set out standards, rights and obligations for how we handle and maintain people’s personal information. This includes how we collect, store, use, disclose, quality assure and secure personal information, as well as your rights to access or correct your personal information.

Remaining anonymous
You will generally be able to remain anonymous or use a pseudonym when interacting with us. However, it may not always possible for this to occur—for example, when we assess your eligibility for a program or service, or when we are authorized or required to deal with you as an identified individual. We will inform
you if you are unable to remain anonymous or use a pseudonym when dealing with us..