Privacy Policy & Management Plan


The University respects the privacy of individuals and is committed to the collection, use, disclosure and management of, and provision of access to, Personal Information in a manner consistent with the standards contained in the Commonwealth Privacy Act 1988 (the Privacy Act) and the Australian Privacy Principles.

RMO File No. 2017/3065
Policy custodian Chief Operating Officer
Responsible policy officer General Counsel
Endorsed by Vice-Chancellors Executive on 5 July 2017
Approved by Vice-Chancellor and President on 17 July 2017
Related Policies Privacy Management Plan
Records Management Policy
Freedom of Information Policy
IT Acceptable Use and Security Policy
Responsible Conduct of Research Policy
Managing Customer / Student Credit / Debit Card Data Procedures (under Financial Management Policy)
Related legislation Privacy Act 1988 (Cth)
South Australian Cabinet Administrative Instruction 1/89 (Information Privacy Principles Instruction) Higher Education Support Act 2003 (Cth) Privacy (Tax File Number) Rule 2015 (Cth) Telecommunications (Interception and Access) Act 1979 Freedom of Information Act 1991 (SA)
Effective from 17 July 2017
Review Date 17 July 2020
Contact for queries about the policy Contact Legal and Risk Branch:

Printed copies of these documents may not be up to date. Please refer to the University Policy and Procedures website for the latest version.