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Privacy Statement

1) For web browsing, we do not capture data that allows us to identify you individually.

2) If you choose to make an application or send us an e-mail for which you provide us with personally identifiable data, we may share necessary data with other Government agencies, so as to serve you in a most efficient and effective way, unless such sharing is prohibited by legislation. We will NOT share your personal data with non-Government entities, except where such entities have been authorised to carry out specific Government services.

3) APS will take reasonable technical and organisational precautions to prevent the loss, misuse or alteration of your personal information. In the interest of privacy and confidentiality, all the personal information that you provide are stored on secure servers.

4) APS will only use personal information collected from this site for the purpose of communication back to individuals who contact us via the site. APS uses browser-IP-address information and anonymous-browser history to report information about site accesses and for profiling purposes. This information is used to improve Web presentation and utilisation. IP address information may also be used for troubleshooting purposes.

5) For your convenience, we may also display to you data you had previously supplied us or other Government agencies. This will speed up the process and save you the trouble of repeating previous submissions. We will retain your personal data only as necessary for the effective delivery of public services to you.