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Council has an obligation to protect the privacy of site users. This statement describes what information is collected, and why.

Thank you for visiting the Leichhardt Council website and reviewing our privacy statement, provided in accordance with the Guidelines for Government Websites issued by the Australian Privacy Commissioner. Leichhardt Council respects and protects the privacy of users. This statement tells you how we collect information and how we use it.

Statistical information

If you visit the Leichhardt Council site to read or download information, the following will be recorded for statistical purposes: Your server's address. the name of the top level domain from which you access the Internet (eg: .gov, .com, .edu, .org,.au, .nz etc). The type of browser you use. The date and time you accessed the site. The pages you accessed and the pages you downloaded. The previous Internet address from which you linked directly to our site. The Internet address to which you link directly from our site.

The above information is used to create summary statistics which allow us to assess the number of visitors to the different sections of our site, discover what information is most and least used, determine technical design specifications, and help us make our site more useful to visitors.

Contacting Leichhardt Council by e-mail

Your e-mail address will only be recorded by Leichhardt Council when you choose to send us a message. 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 e-mail address for any other purpose, and will not disclose it without your consent.

Subscribe and unsubscribe e-mail service

The Leichhardt Council website offers a subscribe and unsubscribe e-mail service for those people who wish to receive Leichhardt Council Noticeboard information and other updates via e-mail. When you subscribe to this service, your e-mail address and, as an option, your name is added to a databse. This information is used only to provide the service and will not be used for any other purpose, and it will not be disclosed without your consent.

Links to other sites

This site contains links to other sites. Leichhardt Council is not responsible for the privacy practice or the content of such websites.