CCH Pinpoint® Privacy Law

Your comprehensive guide to Australia’s privacy law regime

CCH Pinpoint® Privacy Law is the most comprehensive guide in this area of law available in Australia.
With a best in class search and browse experience, you can easily find all privacy legislation, guidelines and determinations, commentary, practice tools and news within a few clicks.

In-depth privacy research

CCH Pinpoint® cuts out the noise by only providing you with focused and relevant, in-depth research and tools for your Privacy Law needs.

Curated and categorised content

A clean and responsive browse experience allows easy access to a vast library of primary resources as well as proprietary content, practical tools and checklists.

Expansive commentary

Comprehensive commentary supported by legislation, with links to source material. Commentary and legislation is continuously updated ensuring significant legal developments are always covered.


Intuitive access to a legislation library, including the Privacy Act 1988, Privacy Regulations 2013, Telecommunications Act 1998, Do Not Call Register Act 2006 and Regulations, Spam Act 2003 and Regulations, Surveillance Devices Act 2004 and Commonwealth Electoral Act 1918 across all jurisdictions: Commonwealth; NSW, QLD, VIC, SA, WA, TAS, NT, ACT.

Industry focus

Delve deeper into Australia’s privacy regime with a call out to how major industries are affected by privacy laws.

Expert writers

CCH Pinpoint® Privacy Law is written by leading, award-winning practitioners who specialise in privacy regulation.


Key topics include:


  • Australian Privacy Principles
  • Public interest determinations
  • Compliance advice
  • Small business
  • Coverage and exemptions
  • Outsourcing
  • Data matching
  • Tax file numbers
  • Direct marketing
  • Financial services
  • Credit reporting
  • Health information
  • Old conviction information
  • Telecommunications
  • E-commerce
  • Employment
  • International developments
  • Codes and Guidelines
  • OAIC determinations
  • Privacy Act and associated legislation
  • Freedom of information

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