The Protective Security Requirements set out the Government's expectations for managing personnel, physical, and information security. They set out what agencies must consider to ensure that they are managing protective security effectively. They are available at www.protectivesecurity.govt.nz.
Guidance on the application of the Official Information Act 1982:
Practice Guidelines - Official Information and The Ombudsmen Quarterly Review issued by the Office of the Ombudsmen are available on the website of the Office of the Ombudsmen, www.ombudsman.parliament.nz. The office is also available to advise on the application of the Act.
Guidance on the application of the Privacy Act 1993:
Agency privacy officers provide guidance on the application of the Privacy Act.
The Office of the Privacy Commissioner provides training workshops and advice on the Act for agency privacy officers, and is consulted on policy and legislative proposals with privacy implications. The office issues case notes and a newsletter, which are available on its website, www.privacy.org.nz.
Chapter 7 of the Legislation Design and Advisory Committee's guidelines (entitled Privacy and dealing with information about people)can be found on its website,www.ldac.org.nz.