The Privacy Act 1988 protects personal information of individuals via the Australian Privacy Principles (APPs) in Schedule 1 to the Privacy Act. The APPs set out standards, rights and obligations around the handling of personal information.

The Treasury manages privacy on behalf of the Foreign Investment Review Board. Details on the Treasury’s privacy policy which applies to the handling of personal information including for the purposes of administration of the Foreign Acquisitions and Takeovers Act 1975 can be found on the Privacy Policy page on the Treasury website.