COVID-19 and Privacy Resources
Due to the rapidly changing situation this resource list principally provides links to other resource pages that are periodically updated rather than individual documents.
New Zealand public service resource pages:
Unite against COVID-19 https://covid19.govt.nz/
Office of the Privacy Commissioner https://privacy.org.nz/further-resources/privacy-and-covid-19/
VUB Law, Science, Technology & Society Research group: Data Protection and the Covid-19 Outbreak https://lsts.research.vub.be/en/data-protection-law-and-the-covid-19-outbreak
Global Privacy Assembly: Data protection and Coronavirus (COVID-19) resources https://globalprivacyassembly.org/covid19/
Privacy International: Tracking the global response to COVID-19 https://privacyinternational.org/examples/tracking-global-response-covid-19
International Association of Privacy Professionals: COVID-19 Guidance
and resources https://iapp.org/resources/top
Netsafe (the approved agency under the Harmful Digital Communications legislation)
The Department of Internal Affairs (which administers spam legislation)
Links to legislation
International Conference of Data Protection and Privacy Commissioners (ICDPPC) – for information about last year’s conference, see https://cnpd.public.lu/en/actualites/international/2019/10/conference-internationale-tirana.html (the dedicated Conference website appears to be non-functional)
Get Ready for Upcoming Privacy Law Changes: A guide to help you prepare for the changes to the Privacy Act that will come into effect as a result of the new Privacy Bill.
Privacy guidelines for Kiwi landlords and tenants: A blog on privacy guidelines for both landlords and tenants.
Privacy Act Guidance for Landlords and Tenants: A guide to the Privacy Act for landlords and tenants.
CERT NZ Protecting your privacy online: Protecting your privacy online means you have more control over where your personal information goes and who has access to it.
Age appropriate design: A code of practice for online services.
AdTech: Information on what AdTech is and why it matters to our privacy.
Zoom: How to Keep Uninvited Guests Out of Your Zoom Event
How we became our data: a Genealogy of the Informational Person by Colin Koopman
Buying your Self on the Internet: Wrap Contracts and Personal Genomics by Andelka M. Phillips
Privacy Online: Law and the Effective Regulation of Online Services by Marcin Betkier