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This Determination concerns identifying particulars permitted to be included in a credit information file.
Administered by: Attorney-General's
Registered 11 Feb 2009
Gazetted 13 Sep 1991
Date of repeal 01 Apr 2019
Repealed by Sunsetting

Determination under the Privacy Act 1988: 1991 No 2 (s.18E(3))

Concerning identifying particulars permitted to be included in a credit information file

Under s.18E(3) of the Privacy Act 1988, I DETERMINE that:

1. The following kinds of information are reasonably necessary to be included in an individual's credit information file in order to identify the individual:

  1. full name, including any known aliases; sex; and date of birth;
  2. a maximum of three addresses consisting of a current or last known address and two immediately previous addresses;
  3. name of current or last known employer; and
  4. driver's licence number.

2. This determination shall take effect on 24 September 1991.

Dated 11 September 1991

Kevin Patrick O'Connor
Privacy Commissioner