(MHL) is a division of the Deptartment of Finance and Services (DFSI).
Deptartment of Finance and Services
2-24 Rawson Place
Sydney NSW 2000
Ph: (02) 9372 8720
Users of this site are entitled to expect that any information collected as a result of that use will be treated within the terms of the NSW Government's privacy responsibilities and obligations. The NSW Government's privacy practices are regulated by the New South Wales Privacy and Personal Information Protection Act 1998.
When you look at the pages on this site, our computers automatically record information that identifies, for each page accessed:
"Cookies" are small pieces of text data that a web server can store on, and later retrieve from, a user's computer. They do not personally identify you, but do identify your browser. Cookies can be either 'persistent' or 'session' based. Persistent cookies are stored on your computer, contain an expiration date, and may be used to track your browsing behaviour upon return to the issuing web site. Session cookies are short-lived, are used only during a browsing session, and expire when you shut down your browser.
This site uses session cookies.
They record your preferences in relation to your use of the site and provide us with other information about your enquiry that allows us to recognise your browser if you return to this website in the future. This allows DFS to present information that may be most relevant to you based on your previous visits. They also help DFS to understand what parts of the site users find the most useful and improve the effectiveness of the website.
The cookies on this site do not read the information on your hard drive. They do not make your computer perform any actions or make your computer send information to any other computer via the internet. MHL makes no attempt to associate cookies with users' names or identities. Our server cannot find out your name or email address, or anything about your computer, by using cookies.
Neither MHL nor DFSI discloses or publishes information which identifies individual computers, or potentially identifies sub-groupings of addresses, without consent or otherwise in accordance with the New South Wales Privacy and Personal Information Protection Act 1998.
DFSI will collect, use and disclose more extensive information than stated above in the following circumstances:a
Yes. Information collected is stored in an appropriately secure format and held by DFSI for archival purposes. When the information is no longer required for the purposes for which it was collected it is deleted.
DFSI provides feedback facilities on this site to allow users to provide input into the future development of the site and to comment on the provision of service by the Department.
Users provide personal details for the purpose of receiving a reply to their feedback. This information will only be used for the purpose for which it was provided. We will not add your email address or name to any mailing list.
DFSI may publish aggregated information about feedback on the site, to the extent that it does not identify or cannot be used to identify individual users.
Due to the developing nature of privacy principles for online communication, this policy may be modified or expanded in light of new developments or issues that may arise from time to time. The amended policy will be posted to this site and will operate from the time it is posted.