Privacy

We take the privacy of your information seriously.

The Australian Pharmacy Council (APC) is required to comply with the Privacy Act 1988 (the Privacy Act) when dealing with your personal information.  From 12 March 2014, Schedule 1 of the Privacy Amendment (Enhancing Privacy Protection) Act 2012 amends the Privacy Act 1988 which regulates how the APC collects, stores, uses and discloses personal information.

APC undertakes the function of accreditation of pharmacy programs and providers in accordance with the Health Practitioner Regulation National Law Act 2009 (ACT), as enacted in each State and Territory (the National Law). Please find the National Law at www.legislation.act.gov.au

Section 213 of the National Law applies to the Privacy Act 1988 (Cth) (the Privacy Act). Please find the Privacy Act at www.comlaw.gov.au

The Privacy Act provides you with a number of rights designed to protect your privacy. For further information on the Privacy Act and the APP contact Office of the Australian Information Commissioner: www.oaic.gov.au.

Our full policy is available for download.