Modern information and communication technologies play a fundamental role in the activities of the Department of Justice, Victoria. Protecting your privacy and your personal information is an important aspect of the way we create, organise and implement our activities on-line and off-line. Our privacy policies comply with the Information Privacy Act 2000. We will only collect personal information from you with your prior knowledge and consent. You can access our website home page and browse our site without disclosing personal information.
We will only use personal information provided by you for the purposes for which it was collected. We ensure that your personal information will not be disclosed to other State institutions and authorities except if required by law or other regulation. We have implemented technology and security policies, rules and measures to protect the personal information that we have under our control from: unauthorised access, improper use, alteration, unlawful or accidental destruction and accidental loss. We will remove personal information from our system where it is no longer required (except where archiving is required).
We will only record your email address if you send us a message requesting information. It will only be used for the purpose for which you have provided it and will not be added to a mailing list. We will not use your email address for any other purpose or disclose it, without your consent, other than as specifically provided for in privacy legislation.