The following staff are responsible for privacy matters:
The University Secretary is the University's designated Privacy Officer.
The Privacy Coordinator within Legal and Risk, provides guidance on privacy obligations and responsibilities.
If you have an enquiry or concern about how the University handles personal information, please follow the steps outlined below to contact the Privacy Coordinator.
- Make an enquiry or complaint
The following government agencies are responsible for safeguarding privacy and promoting privacy awareness.
- Commissioner for Privacy and Data Protection (CPDP)
- Office of the Health Services Commissioner
- Office of the Australian Information Commissioner
The Office of the Australian Information Commissioner (OIAC) administers the Privacy Act 1988 (Cth) and is able to assist with privacy issues relating to Commonwealth Government agencies, private organisations, consumer credit reporting activities, tax file numbers and spent convictions.
The University of Melbourne is proud to join the OIAC as a Privacy Awareness Week Partner in 2016. Privacy Awareness Week is an initiative of the Asia Pacific Privacy Authorities (APPA) forum. This partnership demonstrates the University's commitment to valuing and respecting privacy.Find out more