Respect Victoria, along with any contracted service providers, may have reason to collect, use and disclose personal information (which includes sensitive information) and health information about members of the public as well as its staff. Respect Victoria acknowledges the sensitivity of personal information provided to it. Therefore, Respect Victoria is committed to protecting the privacy of this personal and health information in accordance with the law. Respect Victoria is bound by privacy and other laws, including:
- Privacy and Data Protection Act 2014
- Health Records Act 2001
- Charter of Human Rights and Responsibilities Act 2006
- Freedom of Information Act 1982.
Using and disclosing information about individuals may at times be a legitimate part of Respect Victoria’s legislated functions. However, it is important to note that information may only be dealt with in accordance with the law.