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Designing for security and privacy

Ensure security and privacy are built in to design and development processes and that web-based systems are fit for purpose from the outset.

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Security and privacy assurance

You need to establish a quality assurance framework based on the severity of the consequences of a breach in security or privacy.

Implementing the Privacy Principles

Find out about the 12 Privacy Principles outlined in the Privacy Act, and how to follow them.

Assurance for low-risk sites

Use this framework to assess the privacy and security assurance of low-risk government websites and services. This framework may not be suitable for sites with sensitive personal information, and you should seek advice.

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