Privacy Act

Privacy Commissioner John Edwards: NZ falling behind the rest of the world

Privacy Commissioner calls for urgent privacy law reform

Fri 24 Nov

Edwards briefs Little on the heels of Uber's massive data breach, which included information about New Zealand customers.

Winston Peters has taken legal action over the leak of his pension details (photo: Jerry Yelich-O'Connor)

Peters' lawyer accuses journalists of 'charading' as pension case proceeds

Mon 13 Nov 63

Pension leak case gets first hearing.

National Cyber Policy Office director Paul Ash says the public needs confidence its data is safe

Why NZ is not rushing to copy Australian cyber breach notification laws

Tue 1 Aug 1

New Zealand officials are not yet convinced the Australian laws are the right way to go.

Capital Letter: 'It’s not all about you' – limiting the Privacy Act’s intrusions

Thu 26 Jan

Australian court's privacy ruling has importance for interpreting New Zealand legislation.

Mike Duffy (Eat & Great NZ)

Did Ekim Burgers man break the law?


How publicly posting someone's private message, and abusing them, sits with the Privacy Act and the Harmful Digital Communications Bill.


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