Credit and finance

This category holds privacy fact sheets on credit and finance. They may include links to further information, but do not provide detailed legal or technical advice. More detailed information can be found in our Agency resources, Business resources and Guides sections. Information about the application of the Privacy Act 1988 can be found in the Applying privacy law section of this website.

Credit reporting 'know your rights' series

Below is a comprehensive series of 15 privacy fact sheets (26 to 40) which outline what you need to know about how your personal information can be handled in the Australian consumer credit reporting system. Privacy fact sheet 26 provides a 'contents list' for the series.

You might also find the Australian Retail Credit Association's CreditSmart website useful: www.creditsmart.org.au.

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