Introduction to Privacy

Quickly introduce your staff to one of the most important New Zealand laws with this module so they can familiarise and refer back to the what and why of the NZ Privacy Act 2020, and their legal requirements around it.

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The NZ Privacy Act 2020 sets out rules around how organisations and businesses can collect, store, use and share information. It’s an important element of building trust (as well as maintaining compliance) for New Zealand businesses.

Help your people to familiarise themselves with the legal requirements of handling the private information of your customers and clients with the Introduction to Privacy module.  This module has been created for all team members so they have everything they need in one place as a quick introduction to one of the most important New Zealand laws. 

This module will introduce your people to their legal responsibilities, covering:

  • An overview of the NZ Privacy Act
  • An explanation of what the Privacy Act is and why it is important
  • Explanations of important key terms
  • Essential information on the principles of privacy

Learning time: 10 — 15 minutes

Go deeper and pair this module with other modules from our Privacy 101 package:

Tailoring options — Like all Skillpod modules, this module is ready to use immediately, or can be tailored to suit the needs of your business and people. Find out more about our tailoring options.