Privacy at INSW
INSW is required to comply with the Information Protection Principles (IPPs) in the Privacy and Personal Information Act 1998 (PPIP Act). These principles regulate the collection, storage, use and disclosure of personal information held by government agencies.
If you would like more information about how INSW manages your personal information and the processes we have in place to respond to data breaches, please read our:
Infrastructure NSW is committed to protecting the personal privacy of anyone visiting this website or interacting with Infrastructure NSW through community engagement.
Privacy Management Plan
This plan sets out how we collect and manage personal and health information in accordance with the requirements of the Privacy and Personal Information Protection Act 1998 and the Health Records and Information Privacy Act 2002.
Data Breach Policy
Our data breach plan sets out the steps INSW will take in the event we experience a data breach involving personal information.
If you have any questions or concerns about how INSW manages your personal information, please contact INSW’s Privacy Officer at: Privacy@infrastructure.nsw.gov.au
Advice and guidance on privacy and management of personal information by public sector agencies can be found on the Information and Privacy Commission NSW website.
Public notification register
The following table provides details of public notifications of eligible data breaches made by INSW under the PPIP Act.
A public notification is provided when it is not reasonably practicable to directly notify any or all of the individuals affected by the breach.
|Date of breach
Description of breach
(including how it occurred and type of breach – unauthorized disclosure, unauthorized access or loss of information)
Personal information involved
(including time personal information disclosure for)
|Action taken or planned
|n/a – no notifications made
Complaints and review rights
If you are not satisfied with how INSW has handled a data breach or you have experienced harm as a result, you can make a privacy complaint by contacting INSW’s Privacy Officer at Privacy@infrastructure.nsw.gov.au.
You may be entitled to seek internal review of INSW’s conduct in relation to your personal information under section 53 of the PPIP Act. Please see the fact sheet Privacy Complaints: your review rights issued by the NSW Information and Privacy Commissioner in September 2020.