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No. 2006-2 Determinations/Other as made
All corporations belonging to the following classes are to be regarded as credit providers for the purposes of the Privacy Act 1988: a corporation where, in relation to a transaction, it is considering providing or has provided a loan in respect of the provision of goods or services on terms which allow the deferral of payment, in full or in part, for at least 7 days; or a corporation engaged in the hiring, leasing or renting of goods, where, in relation to a transaction, no amount, or an amount less than the value of the goods, is paid as deposit for return of the goods, and the relevant arrangement is one of at least 7 days duration.
Administered by: Attorney-General's
Registered 24 Feb 2006
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR27-Feb-2006
Tabled Senate28-Feb-2006
Date of repeal 09 Apr 2013
Repealed by Attorney-General's (Spent and Redundant Instruments) Repeal Regulation 2013

Credit Provider Determination No. 2006-2 (Classes of credit providers)

Privacy Act 1988

 

Under s.11B(1)(b)(v)(B) of the Privacy Act 1988, I, Karen Curtis, Privacy Commissioner, determine that:

 

1. All corporations belonging to the following classes are to be regarded as credit providers for the purposes of the Privacy Act:

·        a corporation where, in relation to a transaction, it is considering providing or has provided a loan in respect of the provision of goods or services on terms which allow the deferral of payment, in full or in part, for at least 7 days; or

·        a corporation engaged in the hiring, leasing or renting of goods, where, in relation to a transaction, no amount, or an amount less than the value of the goods, is paid as deposit for return of the goods, and the relevant arrangement is one of at least 7 days duration.

 

2. This Determination affects those businesses which are not already credit providers by virtue of paragraphs (a) or (b)(iii) to (iv) of s. 11B(1) of the Act.

 

3. This Determination continues the effect of Determination 2003 No.1 which expires on 25 February 2006. 

 

4. This Determination is effective from 26 February 2006 to 31 August 2006 (inclusive).

 

The background to, and reasons for, making this determination are set out in the explanatory statement lodged for registration, together with this determination, on the Federal Register of Legislative Instruments.

 

 

Karen Curtis

Privacy Commissioner

 

22 February 2006