Senate wind-up means OAIC will remain for now 
By Paris Cowan | Dec 8, 2014 | Comment Now 
But Govt still intent on closing office.
 
SA votes to protect itself from open data lawsuits 
By Paris Cowan | Nov 20, 2014 | Comment Now 
Immunity laws cover government against civil suits.
 
AHRC wasn't consulted on privacy commission merger 
By Paris Cowan | Nov 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
Proposal ‘unworkable’ in current form.
 
States go into bat to save the OAIC 
By Paris Cowan | Nov 7, 2014 | Comment Now 
Senate committee to report on proposed disbanding.
 
Privacy complaints hit record levels as OAIC winds down 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 23, 2014 | Comment Now 
Hike in data breaches reported.
 
SA govt staff warned not to skirt FOI with personal email 
 
Feds propose strict security controls for ICT suppliers 
By Andrew Colley | Sep 8, 2014 | Comment Now 
Extra checks to address data breaches.
 
Information Commissioner signals 23 OAIC jobs at risk 
By Paris Cowan | May 29, 2014 | Comment Now 
Increasing workload could leave privacy complaints unseen.
 
Information Commissioner out as privacy/FOI office shut down 
 
NSW Police to overhaul FOI system 
By Allie Coyne | Mar 11, 2014 | Comment Now 
Long-awaited replacement to paper-based interim solution.
 
Telstra reveals volume of data requests from law enforcement 
 
WA Sport CIO looks forward to life without data centres 
By Allie Coyne | Mar 7, 2014 | Comment Now 
Pushes production to community cloud, dev and test to public cloud.
 
Comms Dept to shed up to 25 percent of workforce 
By Allie Coyne | Feb 28, 2014 | Comment Now 
Union slams ‘appalling’ restructure.
 
Govt workers sign petition against Hobart IT job shift 
By Allie Coyne | Jan 21, 2014 | Comment Now 
Federal staff lobby against DHS IT hub closure.
 
Human Services to cut 56 IT jobs 
By Allie Coyne | Dec 6, 2013 | Comment Now 
Moves IT out of Hobart.
 
Qld agencies blowing out procurement costs 
By Allie Coyne | Dec 4, 2013 | Comment Now 
Few users of whole-of-gov system.
 
Turnbull's communications 'blue book' stays secret 
By Ry Crozier | Nov 14, 2013 | Comment Now 
Some public interest, but not enough?
 
Budget cuts slow work at NSW information commission 
By Paris Cowan | Nov 4, 2013 | Comment Now 
No time left to champion citizen’s information rights.
 
ISPs await invites into new anti-piracy talks 
By Ry Crozier | Oct 28, 2013 | Comment Now 
A-G's Department mails out letters.
 
A-G's Dept hides names of telcos in data retention probe 
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