INFORMATION COLLECTION NOTICE – Privacy and Data Protection Act 2014
The Taxi Services Commission (TSC) requires you to provide information about you including personal information and sensitive information as defined in the Privacy and Data Protection Act 2014 (Information). The Information is required under the Act. The Information will be used for the TSC’s functions and activities under the Act, including assessing your application for a taxi licence. If it is not provided, your application could be delayed or refused. The Information may also be used for other purposes under the Act such as for the TSC’s lawful regulatory purposes, including the prevention, detection, investigation, prosecution or punishment of criminal offences or misconduct.
The TSC usually discloses the Information to related transport bodies or associations and government agencies such as the Australian Criminal Intelligence Commission, Attorney General’s Office, Victoria Police, other law enforcement agencies, VicRoads and the TSC’s medical panel any other government agency or other persons whose activities are relevant to the TSC’s functions under the Act. The disclosure is for the purposes of the statutory functions of either the TSC or these government agencies or other bodies or persons.
You may gain access to the Information by contacting or writing to the TSC at email@example.com, to the Privacy Officer, Taxi Services Commission, GPO Box 1716, MELBOURNE, VIC, 3001 or by telephoning 1800 638 802 (toll-free for fixed landlines only).