Chapter 2: Privacy Safeguard 2 — Anonymity and pseudonymity

15 November 2022

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Key points

  • Privacy Safeguard 2 requires an accredited person (who is or who may become an accredited data recipient of a consumer’s CDR data) to provide a consumer with the option of dealing anonymously or pseudonymously with the entity in relation to that CDR data, unless an exception applies.