Coalition against government surveillance of the internet (“lawful access”) growing by leaps and bounds

More than 30.000 people and organizations have signed an online petition against the federal government’s plan to sneak in internet spy legislation as part of its omnibus crime bill.

FIPA is a member of the STOP ONLINE SPYING campaign and encourages all its members and supporters to sign the petition which is available at

FIPA has been involved in the fight against lawful access bills introduced by Liberal and Conservative governments for more than 10 years. Read our current position and a history of our activities.

Related links

Petition against internet ‘lawful access’ bills

Tories reintroduce ISP intercept bill

Electronic snooping bill a ‘data grab’: privacy advocates

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