The ABCC has legal obligations in relation to the collection and handling of personal information.  Those obligations are imposed by the Privacy Act 1988 (Privacy Act) including the Australian Privacy Principles (APPs) in Schedule 1 of the Privacy Act. The Office of the Australian Information Commissioner (the OAIC) has published further material on its website.

The ABCC's Privacy Policy explains how the ABCC will manage the personal information it collects in order to comply with the Privacy Act and the APPs.  View the ABCC’s full Privacy Policy (DOCX – 796K | PDF – 269K).

The Australian Government Guidelines on the Recognition of Sex and Gender support legal protections against discrimination on the grounds of gender identity and intersex status in Commonwealth anti-discrimination law. View the Australian Government Guidelines on the Recognition of Sex and Gender.

Privacy Impact Assessment Register

View the ABCC's Privacy Impact Assessment Register.

Contact us

To make a request about your personal information under the Privacy Act or to find out more about how the ABCC manages personal information, you can:

  • call the ABCC Hotline on 1800 003 338 and ask to speak to the Privacy Contact Officer
  • submit an online form at
  • send a letter to the Privacy Contact Officer, Australian Building and Construction Commission, GPO Box 9927, Melbourne VIC 3001
  • send an email to