Deakin Research

Research integrity

Information Privacy

Deakin University is subject to the Privacy and Data Protection Act 2014 and the Health Records Act 2001 (Vic). This legislation regulates the collection, use and disclosure of personal and health information by the University. Research conducted by Deakin staff and students may involve the collection, use or disclosure of personal or health information.

Information about the legislation is available from the Victorian Legislation website.

Researchers must also be aware of professional standards and contractual arrangements, including agreements entered into with sponsors and research participants, which may also limit the use or disclosure of personal information.

Further information for staff is available from the University Privacy Officer.

Deakin University acknowledges the traditional land owners of present campus sites.

7th October 2014