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Delegation of Privacy functions and powers by the Australian Information Commissioner

Privacy Act 1988 and other legislation

I, Timothy Pilgrim, Australian Information Commissioner, pursuant to section 25 of the Australian Information Commissioner Act 2010, revoke all previous instruments, and delegate to the persons from time to time holding, occupying or performing the duties of the positions listed in column 1 of the schedule below, all powers and functions conferred upon me by the provisions referred to in the Acts listed in columns 2 to 7 of the schedule below.

Delegation of privacy functions and powers by the Australian Information Commissioner

Position

Privacy Act 1988

Crimes Act 1914

Data matching Program (Assistance and Tax) Act 1990

Healthcare Identifiers Act 2010

Personally Controlled Electronic Health Records Act 2012

Tele­communi­cations Act 1997

Deputy Commissioner, Senior
Executive Service Band 2

Part IV — Functions of the Information Commissioner, all functions and powers (except ss 28(l)(a) or (b))

Part V — Investigations, all functions and powers (except ss 52, 53B, 55B, 62, 66 and 68)

Part VI, Division 1 — Public interest determinations, ss 73, 74, 75, 76, and 77

Part VI, Division 3 — Register of Determinations, s 80E.

Part VIIC, Division 5, ss 85ZZ; 85ZZA; 85ZZC

Section 13(7)

Section 29

Sections 73, 73A

Section 309(1)

Assistant Commissioner, Senior
Executive Service Band 1 Dispute Resolution and Regulation & Strategy Branches

Part IV — Functions of the Information Commissioner, all functions and powers (except ss 28(l)(a) or (b))

Part V — Investigations, all functions and powers (except ss 52, 53B, 55B, 62, 66 and 68)

Part VI, Division 1 — Public interest determinations, ss 73, 74, 75, 76, and 77

Part VI, Division 3 — Register of Determinations, s 80E.

Part VIIC, Division 5, ss 85ZZ; 85ZZA; 85ZZC

Section 13(7)

Section 29

Sections 73, 73A

Section 309(1)

Director, Executive Level 2 Dispute Resolution and Regulation & Strategy Branches

Part IV — Functions of the Information Commissioner, ss 27(1) and (2), 28(l)(d), 28(3),28A, 28B and 33C

Part V, Division 1 — Investigation of complaints and investigations on Commissioner's initiative, all functions and powers

Part V, Division 2 — Determination following investigation of complaints, s 53A

Part VI, Division 3 — Register of Determinations, s 80E.

PartVIIC, Division 5, ss 85ZZ; 85ZZA; 85ZZC

Section 13(7)

Section 29

Sections 73, 73A

Section 309(1)

Deputy Director, Executive Level 1 to Australian Public Service 3 Dispute Resolution and Regulation & Strategy Branches

Part IV, Division 2 — Functions of the Information Commissioner, ss 27(1) and (2), 28(l)(c) and (d), 28(3), 28A, and 33C

Part V, Division 1 — Investigation of complaints and investigations on Commissioner's initiative, ss 36(4), 40, 40A, 41, 42, 43(1) to (3), 48, and 50A.

PartVllC, Division 5, ss 85ZZ; 85ZZA; 85ZZC

Section 13(7)

Section 29

Sections 73, 73A

Section 309(1)

All Staff, Strategic Communications and
Co-ordination

Part IV, Division 2 — Functions of Commissioner, sections 27(1) and (2) and 28(l)(c) and (d)

Part V, Division 1, s 36(4) provide assistance to a person who wishes to make a complaint.

 

 

 

 

 

Signed

Timothy Pilgrim
Australian Information Commissioner
14 December 2016

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