Visitors' personal information received via email is provided only to the staff, who requires the information to respond to inquiries. This information is not used for any other purpose. No information sent to via email or a website inquiry form is used for any other reason than to respond to and maintain a record of the inquiry. This information is not sent to third parties or retained for mailing list purposes.
Information on individual visitors is used by the staff who needs to know the information in order to respond to your request or to ensure the security of this system. The information is only shared with another department or organization if your inquiry relates to that department or organization. The information is not used to create individually identifiable profiles, nor is this information disclosed to anyone outside . does not use personal information for any other purpose than that identified before collection.
does not sell, trade, or rent personal information to others. may provide aggregate statistics about traffic patterns, and related site information to relevant committees and organizations. These statistics will include no personally identifying information.
employs software programs to monitor network traffic to identify unauthorized attempts to upload or change information, or otherwise cause damage. This software receives and records the Internet Protocol (IP) address of the computer that has contacted our web site, for the date and time of the visit and the pages visited. We make no attempt to link these addresses with the identity of individuals visiting our site unless an attempt to damage the site has been detected.
occasionally uses "cookies" to track how our visitors use this site to determine sites previously visited. The cookies we use do not allow us to identify individuals.
They are compiled into statistical information on traffic patterns and are used to assess site efficiency. The system will notify you before any cookies are used so that you may refuse them providing that option is set in your browser security options. The refusal of cookies will not affect the site performance or restrict your ability to access information from this site. (A "cookie" is a file that may be placed on your hard drive without your knowledge by a web site to allow it to monitor your use of the site).
If you have questions or comments regarding this policy, or the administration of the Privacy Act on the web site, please contact us.
If you are not satisfied with our response to your privacy concern, you may wish to contact the Office of the Privacy Commissioner