Victoria Law Foundation recognises the importance of treating personal information confidentially and is committed to satisfying all legal and ethical obligations regarding the protection of privacy and confidential information.

Collection, use and disclosure of information

Any personal information you provide to us including and similar to your name, address, telephone number and email address will not be released, sold, or rented to any entities or individuals outside of Victoria Law Foundation. Victoria Law Foundation will only use the personal information provided by you for the purposes for which it was collected, and any other authorised use. The information Victoria Law Foundation collects may also be used for its own planning and research purposes to improve its services.

Victoria Law Foundation will only collect personal information from you with your prior knowledge and consent. You can access the Disaster Legal Help website hosted by Victoria Law Foundation and browse the site without disclosing any personal information. Victoria Law Foundation will protect the quality and integrity of your personally identifiable information. Victoria Law Foundation will utilise appropriate technologies and security methods to store the information collected and prevent unauthorised access and improper use of the information.

No attempt will be made by Victoria Law Foundation to identify users or their browsing activities except, in the unlikely event of an investigation, where a law enforcement agency may exercise a warrant to inspect the Internet Service Provider's logs.

Victoria Law Foundation will only record your email address if you 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, unless expressly requested by you.Victoria Law Foundation will not use your email address for any other purpose, and will not disclose it to a third party without your consent.

If you need to access or correct any personal information Victoria Law Foundation holds about you or your organisation, please contact the Foundation.

While we do our best to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee the security of any information that you transmit to Victoria Law Foundation and you are solely responsible for maintaining the secrecy of any passwords or other account information.

Links to external internet sites

Victoria Law Foundation is not responsible for the content of external internet sites. Links to other relevant websites have been provided in good faith. When you click through to one of the linked websites, we recommend you read the privacy statement of that site to familiarise yourself with its privacy policy and practices before disclosing any personal information. Other internet sites or services that may be accessible through the Disaster Legal Help website have separate data and privacy practices independent of us, and therefore we disclaim any responsibility or liability for their policies or actions. Please contact those vendors and others directly if you have any questions about their privacy policies.