The Y adheres to the Australian Privacy Principles under the Commonwealth Privacy Act 1988; and as amended, the Commonwealth Amendment (Private Sector) Act 2000; the Privacy Amendment (Enhancing Privacy Protection) Act 2012; the Freedom of Information Act 1982; and the Privacy Amendment (Notifiable Data Breaches) Act 2017.
This Policy explains how the Y collects personal information, what we do with it, and, most importantly, how it’s protected. It has been prepared in accordance with current legislation and the Board of the National Council of the Ys of Australia reserves the right to amend it in accordance with new laws, technologies or relevant changes in the Y’s operations and practices.
For more information on the Act and the Australian Privacy Principles, please refer to the Office of the Australian Information Commissioner – www.oaic.gov.au
We may be able to assist with an enquiry over the telephone but, if not, you will be asked to put your question or complaint in writing, and send to the above address. All written correspondence will be responded to within five (5) business days of being
Updated February 2021