As an Australian Government Agency, the Office of the Chief Scientist (OCS) is bound by the Australian Privacy Principles (APPs) in the Privacy Act 1988 (the Privacy Act), which regulates how agencies collect, use, disclose and store personal information, including sensitive information, and how individuals may access and correct records containing their personal information.
OCS respects the right to privacy under the Privacy Act and complies with Privacy Act requirements in relation to the collection and management of personal information.
Please refer to the Department’s Legal notices webpage for information relating to copyright, external websites, clickstream data, cookies, email addresses and security.
All general enquiries, complaints about OCS’s compliance with the Privacy Act, or requests for access or correction, should be directed to the Department’s Privacy Officer.
Post: Privacy Officer
Department of Industry, Innovation and Science
GPO Box 2013
Canberra ACT 2601