All school and corporate staff must take reasonable steps to ensure that personal and health information they create, handle or have responsibility for is securely stored and protected from loss, unauthorised access, modification, disclosure or destruction.
Information and communication technology (ICT) security policies
- sets out the Department’s information security requirements for schools
- provides guidance on identifying and reporting ICT security incidents
Good records management practices are vital for keeping personal information secure.
School procurement of ICT systems
When schools procure ICT applications and systems, they need to ensure compliance with a number of legislative obligations, including privacy, data protection, records management and accessibility. To support schools in doing this, the Supplier Compliance process has been established to evaluate ICT suppliers.
Reviewed 07 December 2021