For the moment compliance is voluntary. I’m interested to see how the Australians intend to compel international service providers to comply in future…:
[…] Fitzgerald said TOLA has “positively” impacted the relationships between NSW Police and some DCPs, calling it an effective tool to drive engagement and confrontation.
Globally, however, discussions and interactions were not so constructive or helpful.
“Our experience with engaging some overseas designated communication providers has been less successful. Those providers viewed their own domestic laws as legislative impediments to their ability to assist the New South Wales Police Force,” Fitzgerald said.