Truth Justice and Healing Council Privacy Policy

This privacy statement applies to your interactions with the Truth Justice and Healing Council website. This statement discloses our policies, guidelines and practices on what happens to information gathered via the website.

Privacy statement

The Truth Justice and Healing Council is strongly committed to protecting your privacy when you interact with us. These guidelines outline the requirements for transparent collection, appropriate and ethical use and secure storage of personal information. Our aim is to provide an online environment which will ensure the information you provide to us is handled in a secure, efficient and confidential manner.

Logged information

As with other websites, when visiting this site, a record of your visit is logged. This "clickstream data" is recorded for statistical purposes only and is used to help improve this website.

The following information is supplied by your browser (eg: Firefox, Chrome, Safari, Internet Explorer):

- the user's server address

- the user's operating system (for example Windows, Mac OS X etc)

- the user's top level domain name (for example .com, .gov, .au, .uk etc)

- the date and time of the visit to the site

- the pages accessed and the documents downloaded

- the previous site visited, and

- the type of browser used.

This information is used for statistical purposes only. No attempt will be made to identify users or their browsing activities except in the unlikely event of an investigation, where a law enforcement agency (or other government agency) exercises a legal authority to inspect Internet Service Provider (ISP) logs (eg. by warrant, subpoena or notice to produce). 

Cookies

A “cookie” is a small data file transferred to your computer, phone, tablet or other device when you access information on a website. Cookies can make websites easier to use by storing information about your preferences on a particular website and can also collect statistical information visitor activity on the site. This information and cookies remain on your computer after you close your browser.

Most web browsers allow you to manage cookies by accepting them or rejecting them. You can also set your browser to prompt you each time a cookie is offered.

Most cookies are easy to delete, and the Help function within your browser should tell you how.

Collection of personal information

When you email us:

- we will record your email address;

- we will only use your email address for the purpose for which you provided it;

- it will not be added to a mailing list, unless provided by you specifically for that purpose such as signing up to our email newsletter, blog or RSS feeds;

- we will not use your email address for any other purpose;

- we will not disclose your email address without your consent;

- we will record your telephone number if you choose to provide it to us;

- we will only use your telephone number for the purpose of contacting you;

- we will not disclose your telephone number without your consent.

Subscription services

If you do subscribe to services such as our email newsletter, blog or RSS Feed, the contact information you provide, for example, your name and email address, will only be used for the purposes as outlined for the service and will not be disclosed without your consent.

Security of information transmitted across the Internet

This site does not provide facilities for the secure transmission of information across the Internet. If you use and email form on this website to contact us you should be aware that there are inherent risks in transmitting information across the Internet. As an alternative, you are able to contact us by writing to:

Truth Justice and Healing Council
PO Box 4593
Kingston ACT 2604 

or by sending us a fax to: 02 6234 0999

Links to other websites

This site contains links to other websites. We are not responsible for the content or the privacy practices of other websites and we encourage you to examine each website's privacy policy.

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