Scope

This statement applies to this website only. This website is managed by the Civil Aviation Safety Authority.

CASA respects your privacy and will protect your personal information in accordance with our obligations under the Privacy Act 1988. Our staff are trained to manage personal information on that basis and in compliance with our standards, policies and procedures.

For more information you can read our privacy statement and corresponding privacy policy.

Confidentiality of submissions

Any response to a consultation is to be emailed to the proponent for their consideration, CASA does not have any control of the manner in which your information will be used by the proponent unless the proponent is CASA. Respondents should seek advice from the proponent to understand how your personal data and response information will be used and whether you are able to provide a confidential submission.

Each consultation or survey will provide clear advice as to whom you are to respond to. This will not be the Secretariat.

Personal information

Each time you visit this website, we collect the following information:

  • your server address
  • top level domain name (e.g.: .com, .gov, .au)
  • the type of browser and operating system you used
  • date and time of your visit
  • the previous site visited
  • which pages are accessed
  • the time spent on individual pages and the site overall.

We use this information to monitor our website's usage statistics.

We don't identify individual users or their browsing activities except in the unlikely event of an irregularity that requires further official enquiries by our IT security advisor. A law enforcement agency may use their legal authority to inspect our service provider's log files. We may use technology called cookies when you visit our site. Cookies are small pieces of information which can be stored on your hard drive or in memory. They can record information about your visit to the site, allowing it to remember you next time you visit and provide a more meaningful experience.

The cookies we send to your computer can't read your hard drive, gather any information from your browser or command your computer to perform any action. They can't be sent to another site or be retrieved by any site other than CASA.

Google analytics

In addition to web server logs, we also use Google analytics which is a web analytics service provided by Google. We use the information from Google analytics to help improve our website.

Google analytics uses cookies to help analyse how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the service, including your IP address, will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States.

Google use this information to evaluate how you use our website, including website activity and the services relating to website activity and internet usage. Google may transfer this information to third parties where required by law, or where third parties process the information on Google's behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google.

See Google's privacy policy for more information.

Important information

This website is bound by the Privacy Act 1988 (Cth), including the Information Privacy Principles.