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The Gippsland Waste and Resource Recovery Group (GWRRG) ABN 68 272 158 677 operating as Resource Recovery Gippsland

Privacy Policy

The GWRRG respects the privacy of every person who visits our website or responds to any interactive feature that may be contained within our website.

This Privacy Statement outlines the information the GWRRG may collect and how we will use that information.

All privacy practices and methods described herein only apply insofar as permitted by the applicable standards, laws and requirements and as limited by the website or interactive feature you are visiting. In addition to the privacy commitments outlined below, the GWRRG takes every reasonable measure to comply with the privacy regulations.

Information Collected
The GWRRG has a stringent privacy policy regarding the personal and private information of individuals or organisations. No details of any kind other than those previously approved will be published or forwarded to any organisation without prior permission of the individual or organisation concerned.
No personal information is automatically collected from visitors to this site via electronic means. E-mail addresses and other personally identifiable data about visitors to this website when submitted voluntarily will be known only to the GWRRG and will not be passed on, sold or distributed to any other person(s) or organisation(s).

Users should be aware that when they voluntarily disclose personal information (e.g. username, email address, phone numbers etc.) on such services as bulletin boards or in chat areas, that information can be collected and used by others and may result in unsolicited messages.

External Links
The GWRRG endeavours to ensure that the links on this website to other sites are suitable for general viewing. We cannot however control links from other sites. At the time of inclusion on this site, in our opinion the content contained within linked sites are suitable for general viewing. If you should access a link which leads to another site that contains materials which you consider not suitable for general viewing, please contact us immediately so that we can remove the offending link.

Aggregate Data & Cookies
The GWRRG may collect certain aggregate data called web log information (such as your web browser, operating system, pages visited etc.) and may use cookies when you visit our web pages. Neither our cookies nor web log information collects any personal information. They do not contain personal information such as your name or email address. In some cases we may also collect information about you that you voluntarily submit and which is not personal, such as general statistical information like age, gender, household size, zip/postal code, preferences and interests. These information types would only be collected by requesting your participation in such activities as surveys or polls.

Voluntary Information Collection
The GWRRG does not require visitors to our website to provide personal information in order to obtain access to our site. The GWRRG collects personal information (including but not limited to your name, address, telephone number, and email address) from our visitors only on a voluntary basis.

The GWRRG website may from time to time provide the facility for users to order publications, vote in polls, or otherwise express an opinion, subscribe to one of our services such as newsletters, or participate in one of our online forums or surveys. These programs may require you to submit some information in order to participate. These programs and the types of information required are described in more detail below.

Registration & Subscriptions
To fully use our website, visitors may need to register using online registration forms, where visitors will be required to provide us with their personal information. Visitors may also be asked to select a user ID and password for security purposes. Further, to register for certain services or become a member of certain groups, we may ask visitors to submit their name, email address, home address, and zip/postal code.

In addition, we may ask for country of residence and age so that we can comply with all applicable privacy regulations. You can always decide not to receive or stop receiving any email from the GRWMG that you do not want.

Questionnaires, Surveys & Profile Data
The GWRRG may occasionally ask visitors to complete surveys and opinion polls about their interests, needs, and attitudes. Surveys help us provide better services and enable us to make informed assessments on related issues. Participation is completely voluntary and these surveys are optional.

Aggregate & Statistical Data Usage
The GWRRG uses web log information (such as your web browser, operating system, pages visited etc.) to help us design our website, to identify popular features, and for other managerial purposes. However, web logs may be used if necessary to help identify any person attempting to break into or damage our website. We may share web log information with law enforcement agencies if we believe that we have evidence of a violation of computer security or related laws.

The GWRRG website may contain links to other websites. The GWRRG is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such websites. We recommend you carefully read the privacy policies of each site you visit.

By using the GWRRG website or any online facility provided via this website, you signify your acceptance of this Privacy Statement, and you adhere to the terms and conditions posted on the website. If you do not agree with any of these terms, please do not use this site or submit any personal information.

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