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Privacy Code of Practice (General) 2003
Current version for 24 September 2018 to date (accessed 17 October 2019 at 17:25)
Historical notes
Historical notes
The following abbreviations are used in the Historical notes:
AmamendedLWlegislation websiteSchSchedule
ClclauseNonumberSchsSchedules
CllclausesppageSecsection
DivDivisionpppagesSecssections
DivsDivisionsRegRegulationSubdivSubdivision
GGGovernment GazetteRegsRegulationsSubdivsSubdivisions
InsinsertedReprepealedSubstsubstituted
Table of amending instruments
Privacy Code of Practice (General) 2003 published in Gazette No 83 of 9.5.2003, p 4669 and amended as follows:
Privacy Code of Practice (General) Amendment (Health Registers) 2004 (GG No 63 of 26.3.2004, p 1527)
2005
(328)
Privacy Code of Practice (General) Amendment (Human Services) 2005. GG No 81 of 1.7.2005, p 3423.
Date of commencement, 1.7.2005, cl 2.
 
No 98
Statute Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act (No 2) 2005. Assented to 24.11.2005.
Date of commencement of Sch 2.47, assent, sec 2 (2).
 
(754)
Privacy Code of Practice (General) Amendment (Enrolled Nurses) 2005. GG No 142 of 25.11.2005, p 9749.
Date of commencement, on gazettal.
2006
No 59
Pharmacy Practice Act 2006. Assented to 7.9.2006.
Date of commencement of Sch 7.15, 25.2.2008, sec 2 (1) and GG No 21 of 22.2.2008, p 1038.
 
(579)
Privacy Code of Practice (General) Amendment (Corrective Services) 2006. GG No 116 of 15.9.2006, p 7994.
Date of commencement, on gazettal.
 
(580)
Privacy Code of Practice (General) Amendment (Ageing, Disability and Home Care) 2006. GG No 116 of 15.9.2006, p 8001.
Date of commencement, on gazettal.
2007
No 27
Statute Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2007. Assented to 4.7.2007.
Date of commencement of Sch 4, assent, sec 2 (2).
2009
No 54
Government Information (Public Access) (Consequential Amendments and Repeal) Act 2009. Assented to 26.6.2009.
Date of commencement, 1.7.2010, sec 2 and 2010 (248) LW 18.6.2010.
 
No 61
Occupational Licensing Legislation Amendment (Regulatory Reform) Act 2009. Assented to 16.9.2009.
Date of commencement of Sch 4.9, 1.7.2010, sec 2 (2).
 
(638)
Privacy Code of Practice (General) Amendment (Document Verification and Certificate Validation Services) 2009. GG No 213 of 31.12.2009, p 6719.
Date of commencement, on gazettal, cl 2.
2010
No 19
Relationships Register Act 2010. Assented to 19.5.2010.
Date of commencement of Sch 3, assent, sec 2 (2).
 
(235)
Privacy Code of Practice (General) Amendment (Domestic Violence Intervention) 2010. GG No 71 of 4.6.2010, p 2305.
Date of commencement, on gazettal, cl 2.
 
No 34
Health Practitioner Regulation Amendment Act 2010. Assented to 15.6.2010.
Date of commencement of Sch 2, 1.7.2010, sec 2 (2).
2012
No 7
Government Information (Public Access) Amendment Act 2012. Assented to 19.3.2012.
Date of commencement, assent, sec 2.
2015
No 69
Privacy and Personal Information Protection Amendment (Exemptions Consolidation) Act 2015. Assented to 24.11.2015.
Date of commencement of Sch 2, 1.1.2016, sec 2 and 2015 (805) LW 18.12.2015.
2016
No 27
Statute Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2016. Assented to 7.6.2016.
Date of commencement of Sch 5, 28.6.2017, sec 2 (4) and 2017 (293) LW 28.6.2017.
 
No 55
Statute Law (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act (No 2) 2016. Assented to 25.10.2016.
Date of commencement of Sch 2, 6.1.2017, sec 2 (1).
2017
No 53
Crimes (Sentencing Procedure) Amendment (Sentencing Options) Act 2017. Assented to 24.10.2017.
Date of commencement, 24.9.2018, sec 2 and 2018 (534) LW 21.9.2018.
 
(696)
Privacy Code of Practice (General) Amendment (Document Validation Services) 2017. GG No 132 of 8.12.2017, p 7519.
Date of commencement, on gazettal, cl 2.
2018
No 28
Miscellaneous Acts Amendment (Marriages) Act 2018. Assented to 15.6.2018.
Date of commencement, assent, sec 2.
Table of amendments
Cl 3
Am 2005 (328), Sch 1 [1]; 2009 No 54, Sch 2.35.
Cl 4
Am 2005 No 98, Sch 2.47.
Part 4
Ins 2005 (328), Sch 1 [2].
Cll 9, 10
Ins 2005 (328), Sch 1 [2].
Cl 11
Ins 2005 (328), Sch 1 [2]. Subst 2015 No 69, Sch 2.2 [1].
Part 5, heading
Ins 2006 (579), Sch 1. Subst 2010 (235), Sch 1 [1].
Part 5
Ins 2006 (579), Sch 1.
Cl 12
Ins 2006 (579), Sch 1. Am 2007 No 27, Sch 4.24 [1]; 2010 (235), Sch 1 [2]; 2017 No 53, Sch 4.24.
Cl 13
Ins 2006 (579), Sch 1. Am 2007 No 27, Sch 4.24 [2]; 2016 No 55, Sch 2.10.
Cll 14, 15
Ins 2006 (579), Sch 1.
Cl 16
Ins 2006 (579), Sch 1. Am 2010 (235), Sch 1 [3]; 2015 No 69, Sch 2.2 [2].
Part 6, heading
Ins 2006 (580), Sch 1 [1]. Subst 2015 No 69, Sch 2.2 [3].
Part 6
Ins 2006 (580), Sch 1 [1].
Cl 17
Ins 2006 (580), Sch 1 [1]. Am 2010 No 19, Sch 3.80 [1] [2]; 2010 (235), Sch 1 [4]; 2015 No 69, Sch 2.2 [4] [5]; 2016 No 27, Sch 5.7; 2018 No 28, Sch 1.30.
Cl 18
Ins 2006 (580), Sch 1 [1]. Am 2015 No 69, Sch 2.2 [6].
Part 7
Ins 2009 (638), Sch 1. Subst 2017 (696), Sch 1.
Cl 19
Ins 2009 (638), Sch 1. Subst 2017 (696), Sch 1.
Cll 20, 21
Ins 2009 (638), Sch 1. Rep 2017 (696), Sch 1.
Part 8 (cll 22–26)
Ins 2010 (235), Sch 1 [5].
Sch 1
Am 2010 (235), Sch 1 [6].
Sch 2
Am 26.3.2004; 2005 (754), Sch 1; 2006 No 59, Sch 7.15; 2009 No 61, Sch 4.9; 2010 No 34, Sch 2.39.
Sch 3, heading
Ins 2006 (580), Sch 1 [2]. Subst 2015 No 69, Sch 2.2 [7].
Sch 3
Ins 2006 (580), Sch 1 [2]. Am 2010 (235), Sch 1 [7]; 2012 No 7, Sch 2.4; 2015 No 69, Sch 2.2 [8]–[12].