Unless you specifically tell us, the Home Based Business Manual web site will never know who you are.
Collection of your personal information
We may disclose the personal information, other information or data we collect from you for the purpose specified to you at the time of collection or for another purpose if:
Some correspondence may be used in
If the information was of a specific nature that may identify you, we would contact you and seek your consent before making your correspondence publicly available.
Unfortunately, no data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. While we strive to protect your personal information from misuse, loss and unauthorised access, we cannot guarantee the security of any information you transmit to us or receive from our online products or services. These activities are conducted at your own risk. Once we receive your transmission, we make our best effort to ensure its security.
Use of forms on our website
There are various forms on our website that can be used by you to communicate with us:
Personal information collected by us, for example through the use of an online form, will only:
If you have any doubts about using the Home Based Business web site for sending us comments or requests, then we invite you to contact us by other means (go to Contact Details).
What else you should know about privacy
Remember to close your browser when you have finished your user session. This is to ensure that others cannot access your personal information and correspondence if you share a computer with someone else or are using a computer in a public place like a library or Internet cafe. You as an individual are responsible for the security of and access to your own computer.
Please be aware that whenever you voluntarily disclose personal information over the Internet (for example: in discussion forums, via email, or in chat sites) that this information can be collected and used by others.
This site is operated by the City of Casey using commercial web hosting facilities. When visiting this site, a record of your visit is logged. The following information is recorded for statistical purposes and is used to help improve the site. This information is supplied by your browser:
No attempt will be made 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 web server logs.
We make available discussion forums via this website, (see Forum) please bear in mind that any comments or opinions you express are publicly available. We cannot be held responsible for the contents of any discussion forum, but if there is information or comment on the forum which you feel unacceptable, please contact our Website Coordinator at firstname.lastname@example.org and we will at our discretion have the information removed.
Your email address and other personal details may also be available to other users of the discussion forum and we cannot be held responsible for their collection and use by third parties. If you post personal information in publicly accessible online forums, you may receive unsolicited messages from other parties in return.
Cookies are pieces of information that a website can transfer to an individual's computer hard drive for record keeping. The information remains on your computer after the Internet session finishes.
When you visit our website, a 'session cookie' is temporarily placed on your computer, which is used to record statistical information about your visit to our site
We only use this session cookie to build a broad picture of how visitors are using our site, to help us improve the service to visitors. The information collected in relation to you is anonymous and cannot provide us with any personal information about you (see "What else you should know about privacy") for details of information recorded.
Most Internet browsers are pre-set to accept cookies. If you prefer not to receive cookies, you can adjust your Internet browser to warn you when cookies are being used.
You will still be able to use our web site even if you choose to disable the use of the session cookie.
If you have any further questions about your privacy when using our website, please contact
For further Privacy information, please refer to The Australian Privacy Commissioner’s Web Site.