The Police Post Trauma Support Group (PPTSG) is committed
to protecting the personal information of individuals. PPTSG makes sure
that practices in relation to personal information comply with the
National Privacy Principles under the Privacy Act 1988 (the Act), which
regulates, among other things, the collection, use, storage and disclosure
of personal information.
Collection of Personally Identifiable
When you visit our web site we may collect the following information for statistical
· the user’s server address and country of origin
· the user’s top level domain name (eg. com., gov., etc) and internet
· date and time of access
· pages accessed on our web site
· type of browser being used
· the previous site visited.
PPTSG will not make an attempt to identify
users or their browsing activities except where required by or under
Your e-mail address will only be recorded
if you send us a message via e-mail. The e-mail address will only be
used for the purpose for which it was provided.
PPTSG does not provide any personal information
provided by you to any third parties without your consent, except where
we are legally compelled to do so.
Cookies that are used in any part of the PPTSG website will not be utilised for
collecting personally identifiable information and will only be used for
internal management purposes. Cookies are pieces of data stored on your hard
drive containing information relating to your use of our site. Cookies can
make web sites easier to use by storing information about your preferences
Use of Information Collected
Because your privacy is important, we will not sell, rent or trade your personal
information without your consent.
Security of Information
This web site has security measures in place to reasonably protect against
the misuse of information under our control. Any access to, and use of, information
is restricted to authorised staff.
There are risks associated with the
transmission of information over the internet. If you use the internet
to send us any information, including your e-mail address, it is sent
at your own risk. PPTSG can provide an alternative method of providing
information if you wish to avoid any risk.
Access and Correction
The Act allows individuals the right to access personal information held about
PPTSG will take reasonable steps to correct
information about you where the information is not accurate or complete.
To find out more about your rights regarding privacy,
1. contact us by email
2. visit the Privacy Commissioner’s web site at www.privacy.gov.au