You are providing this personal information so that The Cabinet Office can process your request to access information under the Government Information (Public Access) Act 2009 (GIPA).
Your personal information will be used by The Cabinet Office for the purpose of contacting you and processing your application. This may include The Cabinet Office sharing and transferring your application to another agency who holds or is likely to hold the information you have requested. Otherwise, The Cabinet Office will not disclose your personal information without your consent unless authorised by law, such as by court order.
The Cabinet Office are required to collect personal information directly from an individual unless the individual has authorised collection of the information from someone else.
To process an application, you are required to provide certain information to us as outlined under Part 4 of the GIPA Act, for example: your name and your postal/email address. If you choose not to provide us with the requested information, we may not be able to process your application.
You have the right to access your personal information held by The Cabinet Office, without excessive delay or expense. You also have the right to have your personal information corrected if it is inaccurate or out-of-date.
If you would like to access or correct your personal information, please contact below:
The Cabinet Office's Information and Privacy Unit (IAPU)
GPO Box 5341
(02) 9228 5871
Access to information
You may also contact The Cabinet Office if you have any questions about this privacy notice.
Personal information is any information or an opinion about an individual whose identity is apparent or can reasonably be ascertained. NSW Government Agencies must comply with the Information Protection Principles (IPPs), which are outlined in the Privacy and Personal Information Protection Act 1998 (PPIP Act). These regulate the collection, storage, use and disclosure of personal information held by Government Agencies.
Government Information (Public Access) Act 2009 (GIPA Act)
authorises and encourages the proactive release of information by NSW public sector agencies
gives members of the public a legally enforceable right to access government information
ensures that access to government information is restricted only when there is an overriding public interest against releasing that information.