IDCARE Australia & New Zealand’s National Identity & Cyber Support Service AU: 1300 432 273 NZ: 0800 201 415


IDCARE’s Community Outreach Program

About: One of IDCARE’s charitable objectives is to provide “identity theft prevention awareness services to the community, such as community education on prevention and response measures”. One way to contribute to this objective is to conduct information sessions to community groups, schools, and Chambers of Commerce. Since September 2013 IDCARE has delivered over sixty such presentations across Australia and New Zealand.

Find out more: please email IDCARE if you would like IDCARE to contribute to your community outreach.

Recent Events & Coming Soon

Summer Internships for Behavioural Science Graduates, 22 November 2016 – 28 February 2017

Neighbourhood Watch – Perigian Beach Hotel, 5 December 2016

14th Annual Privacy, Security & Trust Conference, Auckland, 12-14 December

Australian Cyber Security Centre Conference 2017, Canberra, 14-16 March

Media Enquiries

As Australia & New Zealand’s national identity support service, IDCARE is well positioned to provide expert opinion on a range of emerging threats, policy developments, and community, business and government impacts from identity risks (including data breaches, identity theft, cybercrime, and scams). Our National Case Management Centre and National Identity Lab provides journalists and commentators with contemporary statistics on current and emerging trends impacting the Australian and New Zealand communities.

For all media enquiries please email IDCARE at , call 07 5373 0406 or contact us.

IDCARE in the News – recent reporting

Follow our Managing Director’s Weekly Opinion Piece (Hacked Off) in the APN Media

How My Bank Account Got Hacked“, Australian Financial Review, 8 February 2016

How Does Identity Theft Happen“, ABC Radio 774 Melbourne, 21 December 2015

TAFE Queensland hacked: Cyber ransom note revealed“, Courier-Mail, 12 November 2015

ID fraudsters increasingly target ATO” Bateman’s Bay Post, 10 November 2015

Gold Coasters Regular Targets of Identity Thieves…“, Gold Coast Bulletin, 14 September 2015

Wellington identity theft victim chased by debt collectors over passport fraud“, Dominion Post, 20 July 2015

Recent Awards

Australia’s Best New Cyber Security Initiative 2016, Australian Cyber Security Awards

Queensland Police Partner Award 2016