Privacy and consent

Your personal information is protected by law (including the Privacy Act 1988) and is collected by the Department of Human Services for the purposes of the PIP.

Your personal information will be disclosed to the Australian Government Department of Health to enable that department to administer aspects of PIP, including for program compliance purposes, for statistical and research purposes and to inform policy development.

Your personal information may be used by the Department of Human Services, or given to other parties where you have agreed to that, or where it is required or authorised by law (including for the purpose of research or conducting investigations).

You can get more information about the way in which the Department of Human Services will manage your personal information, including our privacy policy.

Page last updated: 22 February 2019