Personal information is information or an opinion from which an individual is identified or can be reasonably identified.
In dealing with personal information, Powerlink Queensland is required to comply with the Privacy Act 1988 (Cth) (Privacy Act) and in particular the 13 Australian Privacy Principles (APPs) prescribed under Schedule 1 of the Privacy Act.
Powerlink Queensland only collects personal information as required to perform our functions, operations and business. All personal information is collected by fair and lawful means and is stored securely. Powerlink Queensland will only disclose personal information to third parties where the disclosure is in accordance with the requirements of the Privacy Act and the APPs.
All individuals for whom we hold personal information are able to view and correct or update their personal identifying information in accordance with the requirements of the Privacy Act and the APPs.
Further information regarding how Powerlink Queensland abides by the Privacy Act, in relation to dealing with personal information, is available on request. Please contact the Powerlink Privacy Officer.