Privacy Awareness Week

Privacy Awareness Week 2014

4 - 10 May 2014 marks Privacy Awareness Week in NSW. Privacy Awareness Week is an annual initiative of the Asia Pacific Privacy Authorities (APPA), of which the Information and Privacy Commission NSW is a member.

This year Privacy Awareness Week is about staying safe online, particularly when it comes to your personal information. With the popularity of smartphones and downloading mobile apps on the rise it is important to know how to keep your personal information private.

We encourage members of the public, especially parents and carers ,to view our following webpages. These webpages provide specific tools and information to ensure your information remains safe and secure when using the internet.

NSW Police Force Child Exploitation Internet Unit

Internet Safety – A Parent’s Guide to Internet Safety

If you believe your privacy is being breached online or you have concerns regarding who is accessing your child’s information online please contact your local police station or Crime Stoppers 1800 333 000.