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Intellectual property and copyright
We are the lead agency for whole-of-government issues on the management of intellectual property and administering all aspects of the Copyright Act 1968
We assist the Attorney-General to administer the Privacy Act 1988
to protect personal information in the federal public sector and in the private sector.
Human rights and anti-discrimination
We provide legal and policy information on domestic human rights matters and advise the government on international human rights, including human rights treaties to which Australia is a party.
Australia's national security, economic prosperity and social wellbeing rely on the availability, integrity and confidentiality of a range of information and communications technology.
We assist the Classification Board as it makes decisions about the classification of content of films, computer games and some publications.
Identity security is central to Australia's national security, law enforcement and economic interests.