Protecting Privacy

Do Not Call Register

The Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) runs a database where you can list your private phone numbers to stop the receipt of telemarketing calls and faxes.  For more information and to register on the Do Not Call Register click here.

Complaining about Privacy Breaches

Under the Privacy Act 1988, you have the right to complain if you think your privacy has been compromised by an agency or organization. Complaints need to be made to the Office of the Australian Information Commissioner. You can find out more here.


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