The Australian Government introduced the Office of the Australian Information Commissioner in 2010, bringing together the regulatory agencies covering Freedom of Information and Privacy. The Privacy Act 1988 continues to regulate the handling of personal information by Australian Government agencies and a range of private and not for profit organisations.   For more information please visit www.oaic.gov.au or phone the Office of the Australian Information Commissioner on 1300 363 992.

Wickham Terrace Anaesthesia respects and upholds an individual’s rights to privacy protection under the National Privacy Principles, in relation to how it collects, uses, discloses and holds all personal information.  We have a detailed policy and set of procedures to ensure that only authorised staff have access to any personal information obtained whilst conducting the normal business requirements and activities for the anaesthetists of Wickham Terrace Anaesthesia.

Security Wickham Terrace Anaesthesia has modern and up-to-date safeguards for information technology and security policies and procedures to ensure that all information collected, or used, is stored in a secure environment.  Any hardcopy information that requires disposal is shredded.

Website The website of Wickham Terrace Anaesthesia provides information on a range of topics. We do not track your movements through the information section of our website or your visits to other websites. Our website also contains links to other sites, however we are not responsible for the content or privacy practices of those websites. Should you utilise this website for enquiries, information obtained from your email enquiry will not be used for any other purpose without your consent, and will not be passed on to any other third party.

Should you have any further queries relating to the information we collect, please contact the Practice Manager Kath Diverall via phone.