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Privacy Impact Assessment Register

The Department of Social Services is required by the Privacy (Australian Government Agencies – Governance) APP Code 2017 to maintain and publish a register of the Privacy Impact Assessments (PIAs) it conducts on its website.

The following PIAs have been completed since 1 July 2018.


Date Finalised

Subject of PIA


16 November 2018

National Centre for Longitudinal Data (NCLD) surveys:

  • Household, Income and Labour Dynamics in Australia (HILDA)
  • Growing Up in Australia: The Longitudinal Study of Australian Children (LSAC)
  • Footprints in Time: The Longitudinal Study of Indigenous Children (LSIC)
  • Building a New Life in Australia: The Longitudinal Study of Humanitarian Migrants (BNLA)


10 July 2019

NDIS Quality and Safeguards Commission (jointly with the NDIS Quality and Safeguards Commission)


12 October 2018

Integrated Carer Support Service


31 October 2018

Community Grants Hub, Grants Administration System


12 March 2019

National Self-Exclusion Register


10 September 2020

National Redress Scheme for Institutional Child Sexual Abuse


26 May 2021

Social Services and Other Legislation Amendment (Student Assistance and Other Measures) Bill 2021


7 July 2021

National Redress Scheme Data Management System


22 July 2021

Autism @ Work App


15 October 2021

Consultation for the National Plan to end violence against women and children


3 November 2021

Many Rivers, Social Impact Investment Initiative & Payment by OutcomeTrail

2022-1 13 January 2022 Supplementary PIA for the Consultation for the National Plan to end violence against women and children
2022-2 7 March 2022 Consultations for the remaking of the Disability Support Pension Impairment Tables
2022-3 23 March 2022 Foyer Central Project

For further enquiries:

  • email:
  • telephone: 1800 634 035
  • post: DSS Feedback, GPO Box 9820, Canberra ACT 2601

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