- Notify your financial institutions.
- Change your passwords.
- Notify the relevant websites.
- Request a credit report from a reputable credit reference bureau.
Where to get help
If you think you have been the victim of identity theft, act quickly to avoid further damage. Contact IDCare, a free government-funded service, who can help.
IDCare is Australia and New Zealand’s national identity support service. They offer personalised support to individuals who are concerned about their personal information.