Online Survey: Consent to import, supply or export a medical device that does not comply with the Essential Principles

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Closes 1 Dec 2022

Privacy and Personal Information

Your personal information is protected by law, including the Privacy Act 1988 (Privacy Act) and the Australian Privacy Principles, and is being collected by the Department, via Citizen Space.

We seek some personal information in order to:

  • contact you if we need further clarification on issues raised in your submission or to check whether you consent to certain information that you have provided being made publicly available
  • help provide context about your submission (e.g. to determine whether you are an individual or a director of a company or representing an interest group)

You should not include personal information in your submission about another individual who is identified, or reasonably identifiable. If you need to include personal information about another individual in your submission, you will need to obtain their consent to the Department collecting their personal information.

You can get more information about the way in which the Department will manage your personal information, including our privacy policy, at

You can obtain a copy of the Department’s privacy policy by contacting the Department by telephone on (02) 6289 1555 or free call 1800 020 103 or by using the online enquiries form at

The Department’s privacy policy contains information about:

  • how you may access the personal information the Department holds about you and how you can seek correction of it; and
  • how you may complain about a breach of the APPs; or
  • a registered APP code that binds the Department; and
  • how the Department will deal with such a complaint.