Guide to this Part
In general, this Part deals with the privacy of information relating to credit reporting.
Divisions 2 and 3 contain rules that apply to credit reporting bodies and credit providers in relation to their handling of information relating to credit reporting.
Division 4 contains rules that apply to affected information recipients in relation to their handling of their regulated information.
Division 5 deals with complaints to credit reporting bodies or credit providers about acts or practices that may be a breach of certain provisions of this Part or the registered CR code.
Division 6 deals with entities that obtain credit reporting information or credit eligibility information by false pretence, or when they are not authorised to do so under this Part.
Division 7 provides for compensation orders, and other orders, to be made by the Federal Court or Federal Circuit Court.