Introduction

Sports Council is committed to protecting your personal information. This Statement outlines practices relating to personal information obtained through access to its website.

Collecting information about you from this website

Sports Council will only collect personal information directly from you, or your authorised agent. The information collected will be for lawful purposes directly related to the functions of Sports Council. Sports Council will only request information that is necessary for the purpose of the collection. If you do not wish to provide personal information to Sports Council, it may be unable to provide you with the services required.

How Will We Use Your Personal Information

Sports Council will use your information for the purpose for which it was collected. Sports Council will use your information to understand community and customer needs to improve our services.

Sports Council may use your information to let you know about services or other information available. (eg Newsletters)

Disclosure of Your Personal Information

Sports Council will only disclose your personal information if:

  • You have consented to the disclosure
  • The disclosure is required or authorised by law
  • Where it is necessary to lessen a threat to someone's life or health.

Accuracy of Your Personal Information

Sports Council will take reasonable care to ensure that the personal information it collects, uses or discloses is accurate, complete and up to date.

Storage and Security of Your Personal Information

Sports Council will take all reasonable steps to protect the personal information it holds from misuse, unauthorised access, and modification.

How to Access, Correct or Update Your Personal Information

If you want to know exactly what personal information the Council is holding about you, you are welcome to request such information by contacting the Chair of Sports Council.

You can apply to Sports Council to amend your personal information to ensure it is relevant, up to date and complete and not misleading.

How We Dispose of Your Personal Information

Sports Council will dispose of your personal information in accordance with the State Records General Disposal Authority.10 (GDA10).

Other Important Information

Cookies

Council tracks the pattern of visitor usage using a facility called a cookie. This cookie identifies and recognises the computer (but not the person using the computer) when you visit Sports Council's website.

Cookies are pieces of information that a website can transfer to an individual's computer hard drive for record keeping.

The use of cookies is an industry standard and you will find most major websites use them. Most Internet browsers are pre-set to accept cookies. If you prefer not to receive cookies, you can adjust your Internet browser to disable cookies or to warn you when cookies are being used.

Links to Other Websites

Sports Council's website contains links to other websites. These linked sites are not under the control of Sports Council.

Sports Council is not responsible for the management or protection of any personal information you provide to these sites.

Before disclosing your personal information on any other website, the Sports Council recommends you examine the terms and conditions of using their website.

Children's Privacy

Sports Council will take all reasonable steps to protect the privacy of children. Sports Council asks that children under the age of 18 have a parent or guardian submit personal information on their behalf when required.

Changes to this Statement

Sports Council will occasionally update this Privacy Statement. When it is updated SportsCouncil will revise the "last updated" date at the top of the statement

How to Contact Us

If you have any questions please contact Sports Council on 4921 0333 or email council@lakemac.nsw.gov.au. Other information can be obtained from Privacy NSW.