Privacy Policy

The Commonwealth Ombudsman is committed to the handling of personal information by the Ombudsman in accordance with the Commonwealth Privacy Act 1988. The Ombudsman's Privacy Policy covers in detail our personal information handling practices and provides further transparency of Ombudsman operations. The Policy gives effect to the Australian Privacy Principles contained in the Privacy Act 1988.

A copy of the Commonwealth Ombudsman's Privacy Policy is here.

A copy of the Commonwealth Ombudsman's Supplementary Privacy Policy in relation to reporting abuse in Defence is here.

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