Women’s Health and Equality Queensland Ltd is bound by the Privacy Act 1988 and the Queensland Information Privacy Act (2009) to protect the personal information gathered from anyone contacting the service.
WHEQ is committed to protecting privacy and collects, stores, uses and discloses personal information responsibly and transparently when delivering services.
WHEQ respects the rights of all clients accessing the service to confidentiality and privacy of information, and to the right to remain anonymous if they choose.
When the WHEQ website is accessed, a record of the visit will be kept via site cookies. The logged information will only be used for statistical purposes. Information provided via online forms may be stored in databases. This information is only used for the purpose for which it was provided and is deleted once the service has been delivered.
Email addresses are recorded when a message is sent. Email addresses will only be used for the purpose for which they have been provided and it will not be added to a mailing list or used for any other purpose without consent.