Submission Telecommunications Data Retention Review
12 Pages Posted: 30 Jul 2019
Date Written: July 19, 2019
This is a submission to the review in Section 187N of the Telecommunication (Interception and Access) Act 1979 (Cth), about the data retention scheme in the Telecommunications (Interception and Access) Amendment (Data Retention) Act 2015 (‘the Act’/‘TIA Act’). The submission touches on issues of the proportionality of the scheme, especially in respect of privacy, personal or other information security of users, communications confidentiality and similar public interests affecting users, as well as governance, oversight and transparency.
Keywords: metadata, telecommunications data, data retention, data retention scheme, CGNAT, proportionality, privacy
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