Australian Privacy Principle 5 Notice

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The Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development, Communications and the Arts (the Department) is collecting personal information for the purposes of stakeholder engagement to inform a refresh of the Our North: Our Future: White Paper on Developing Northern Australia (refresh of the White Paper), in accordance with the Privacy Act 1988.

The Department will use your personal information for the process of stakeholder engagement to inform the refresh of the White Paper and will store this information securely. The Department may also use your personal information to inform future work related to the refresh of the White Paper and the developing Northern Australia agenda.  

The Department may disclose information to consultants or contractors engaged by the department for the purposes of the stakeholder engagement process.  If you do not provide the information requested, we will not be able to be able to include your responses in the stakeholder engagement process.

The Department’s privacy policy contains information regarding complaint handling processes and how to access and/or seek correction of personal information held by the Department.  The Privacy Officer can be contacted on (02) 6274 6495 or by email: