Privacy Information Session for the Community Sector

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Consent, right to information and privacy

Consent, Right to information and Privacy

Who should attend?

Workers with quality assurance, audit, certification, accreditation responsibilities and/or responsibilities for managing privacy functions, responding to requests for personal information or steering organisational practice regarding personal information management in community-based services working with children, young people and families. 

The workshop program

The program includes presentations (and the opportunity to ask questions) about common tensions and dilemmas in: 

  • Gathering informed consent taking account of capacity to consent and timing issues - Official Solicitor and Director of Legal Services, Office of the Public Guardian
  • Embedding best practice principles when responding to personal information requests - Right to Information, Information Privacy and Screening, Dept of Communities, Child Safety and Disability Services
  • Privacy and social media, mandatory reporting of data breaches under Commonwealth legislation - Ofice of the Information Commissioner Queensland

The final session is a panel discussion involving presenters, an industry representative and a service user to respond to audience questions and delve further into the nuts and bolts of decision-making in these areas.

Where: Newmarket Bowls Club, 212 Ashgrove Ave, Ashgrove

When: Wednesday 18 October 2017, 9:00am to 1:00pm (Registrations from 8:30am)

Cost: $33 per person

RSVP: Registrations close 5pm Friday 12 October

For more information: Contact Tracey Smith - or Fiona Hunt -

18 October 2017 - 9:00 am   through   1:00 pm
Newmarket Bowls Club
212 Ashgrove Avenue
Individual $ 33.00
VIP $ 0.00

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