Our privacy framework
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Our authority to collect, use and share information
We have legislation governing our authority to collect, use and share information. This comes from the Accident Compensation Act 2001.
We may also collect, use and share information under the Health and Safety at Work Act 2015.
How we handle your information
We have responsibilities under several privacy laws and guides. This legislation governs how we collect, store, secure, correct, use and share your information:
We also have obligations to respect your privacy under Right 7 of the Code of ACC Claimants’ Rights. We do this by being transparent with how we handle information.
Independent reviews of our privacy management
You can read the August 2012 independent review and the December 2014 follow up review:
If you have any trouble downloading these documents, you can ask for copies:
Our privacy strategy
Our Privacy Maturity Plan sets out our privacy strategy for the next four years.
Our key areas of focus are:
- how we manage information
- our ability to ensure your privacy
- our business processes
- how we follow the Information Privacy Principles.
To read the full plan, download:
For more information about privacy contact our Information Centre:
If you have a question or concern about privacy, contact:
The Privacy Officer
Accident Compensation Corporation
PO Box 242