Below you will find information about how we protect the privacy of personal information collected through our website.
The Cancer Council NSW also has available:
For further information about any matter relating to privacy please contact our Privacy Officer:
Ms Angela Aston
PO Box 572
Kings Cross 1340
Ph 9334 1889
F 9334 1778
Privacy and our website
We collect two types of information through our website:
Individually identifiable information and how we use it
There are instances when The Cancer Council NSW collects individually identifiable information from its web users. Eg volunteer recruitment, event registration, resource ordering, donations, merchandise sales etc.
First Name and Surname, Email Address, Street Address, Suburb/Town, State, Postcode, Telephone are collected. In addition users may choose to provide other personal information.
In the case of financial transactions conducted online we process standard credit card information (card type, card number, expiry date) via a secure, encrypted SSL (Secure Sockets Layer) session. SSL is the standard for secure web transactions. We maintain records of all financial transactions.
Occasionally, The Cancer Council NSW may contact individuals who have provided their individually identifiable information through the website in order to:
We respect your privacy. As a public sector agency The Cancer Council NSW is required to comply with the terms of the NSW Privacy and Personal Information Protection Act 1998.
Our commitment to the security of confidentiality is resolute and we aim to apply best practice to ensure privacy is protected and respected.
Privacy management is a continuous and evolving process and we will regularly update our practices to accommodate changes in technology, the organisation's function and legislation.