Welcome to the NSW Minerals Council website. 

When you look at our site, we make a record of your visit and log the following information for statistical purposes:

  • your server address
  • the date and time of your visit to the site 
  • the pages accessed and documents you downloaded
  • the site that directed or referred you to us eg. a search engine
  • the type of browser you used
  • your top-level domain name (eg. .com, .au, .gov, .uk etc)

No attempt will be made to identify you or your browsing activity except, in the unlikely event of an investigation, where a law enforcement agency may produce a warrant to inspect our website server logs.

We will only record your email address or other details you provide through our contact, media request and/or feedback forms, or when registering for one of our events.

Your details will only be used for the purpose for which you have provided them and will never be added to any mailing list (other than ours).

We will not use or disclose them to anyone without your consent.

We use a variety of physical and electronic security measures, including restricting physical access to our offices, and firewalls and secure databases to keep personal information secure from misuse, loss or unauthorised use or disclosure.  The internet is not a secure environment.  If you use the internet to send us any information, including your email address, it is sent at your own risk.

Our Privacy Policy and our approach to privacy adheres to the Australian Government's National Privacy Principles contained within the Privacy Act. Occasionally, our Privacy Policy will need updating, with the latest version always available on our site.

If you have a question about our Privacy Policy, or would like to gain access to information we might hold about you, please contact us.

You can obtain more information on Australia's approach to privacy from the Office of the Privacy Commissioner's website


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