1 Information collectedInformation automatically logged
Our Internet Service Provider may make a record of your visit and log any of the following information:
Your email address will only be recorded if you send a message via email or if you provide it to us as part of the registration or application processes. It will only be used for the purpose for which you have provided it and will not be added to any mailing lists without your prior consent. Email messages may be monitored by our website support staff for system troubleshooting and maintenance purposes. If you do not want your email address recorded and you wish to correspond with TISC you can send postal mail to the address below. Security information
While the Internet is an insecure medium and users should be aware that there are inherent risks in transmitting information across the Internet, TISC endeavours at all times to provide a high level of security over all data and activities on this site. Any private information that you enter is encrypted by Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) Technology. Our SSL technology is the current industry standard. All personal information we collect is stored and protected against unauthorised access on databases that are protected from the Internet by secure firewalls. For added security, credit card facilities on our site are provided by the Department of Industry and Resources, which operates a highly secure payment gateway that has undergone a high degree of audit, security and accountability reviews. Credit card information that you enter is never stored at TISC. Instead, credit cards are validated in real time with the banks and the funds settled in real time. Cookies
A cookie is a small file that is sent to your browser from our webserver and stored on your computer. It assigns a unique identification number to your computer and helps us deliver content specific to your interest. Cookies may also be used for authentication purposes and to improve security during your session online. They are also necessary to keep track of your folder and contents. This site uses 'per session' cookies that will persist until your session is ended. No attempt will be made to identify anonymous users or their browsing activities unless legally compelled to do so. If your browser is set to disable all cookies then the section of our website for browsing courses, registering or applying online will not be useable. Registration
This site operates a voluntary registration process that allows you to sign up to the registered users only features of the site. During the registration process we ask for your name, address, email address and other demographic personal information. Not all the fields are mandatory. To ensure that nobody else can use your identity you will be allocated a username and asked to create a password. At any time you can opt out of being a registered user by contacting firstname.lastname@example.org or writing to the address below. Note that you must be registered in order to apply for university online. Applying online for university
When you apply for university online we need to know certain information about you. This includes
This site contains links to other sites. TISC is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such websites.
2 Disclosure of personal informationThe information we hold about you may be disclosed to a number of other organisations in the course of our business. These may include:
3 Data quality/accessUnder the terms of the Privacy Act 1988 and the Privacy Amendment Act (Private Sector) Act 2000 you may access the personal information about you held by us, subject to exemptions in some circumstances under the Act. You may make such a request in writing to the Executive Officer of TISC at 100 Royal Street, EAST PERTH WA 6004. You will be advised of the outcome of your request within fourteen days of its receipt. TISC will always try to maintain accurate, complete and up-to-date information. If you think that the personal information held by TISC about you requires changing please use the Change Details link to change your address, telephone or email details. For other changes download the Application Changes Form and post it to TISC at the address below with supporting documentation if necessary.
4 Contact detailsIf you have any questions about this privacy statement, the practices of this site or dealings with this site you should contact: Executive Officer
100 Royal Street
EAST PERTH WA 6004
AUSTRALIA If you require further information about the Privacy Act contact the Office of the Australian Information Commissioner.