The Greater Cities Commission (the Commission) is committed to protecting the privacy of your personal information in accordance with the Privacy and Personal Information Protection Act 1998 (PPIP Act).
We will only collect personal information from you for a lawful purpose which directly relates to the Commission exercising our functions. The Commission will not collect any more information than is necessary for it to fulfil its functions.
The personal information collected, may include but is not limited to:
The collection of personal information through this website is voluntary and you are not obligated by law to provide any personal information.
‘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, and only store unique information about how a visitor used a website.
When you browse the Commission’s website, our system automatically makes a record of your visit and logs the following information for statistical purposes:
We may also use services, for example, Hotjar, Google Analytics and Google Tags, to collect analytics information from you about how you use our site and your needs.
This information is analysed to determine this website’s usage statistics. Only some of this information may be considered personal information.
Any personal information you provide will only be used for the purpose for which it was provided. We may work with other NSW Government agencies to answer your queries. These agencies must also comply with the PPIP Act when handling your information. These agencies will not use your personal information for any other purpose than responding to your enquiries.
Except for anonymous information which does not identify you, the Commission will not disclose your personal information to anyone unless you consent or are legally required to do so.
Your personal information will be held and managed by the Commission in accordance with the PPIP Act. For further information, please see our Privacy Management Plan or contact us at email@example.com.
You have the right to access or change your own personal information.
To access, correct or remove the personal information collected by us you can either email firstname.lastname@example.org or phone us on (02) 8289 6200.
If you are not satisfied with the Commission’s conduct in respect of your personal information, you may apply for a review of that conduct (review).
An application for a review must, relevantly:
An application form has been developed to assist individuals wishing to apply for an internal review by the Commission.
Application Form – Internal Review of Conduct
Upon receiving an application for review, the Commission will notify the NSW Privacy Commissioner and keep them informed about the review and its outcome.
Privacy complaints can also be made directly to the NSW Privacy Commissioner.
A person who is not satisfied with the outcome of a review can appeal to the NSW Civil and Administrative Tribunal.