The Copyright Tribunal seeks to adhere to the Guidelines for Federal and ACT Government World Wide Web sites developed by the Australian Privacy Commissioner.

This section explains the type of information that is collected, how such information is used, under what circumstances and to whom it may be disclosed.

If you have any privacy concerns, you should direct them to the Web Manager by emailing or by writing to:

Web Manager, Corporate Services
Locked Bag A6000
Sydney South NSW 1235

Click stream and site visit data

A record of your visit to the main pages of this site is made and the following information is logged for statistical purposes - the user's server address, the user's top level domain name (e.g.. com., gov., au., uk., etc.), the date and the time of the visit to the site, the type of browser used, the operating system, the screen resolutions and screen colours, the previous site visited, and the search engines and queries used to access this site. No attempt will be made to identify individual 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 log file.

Links to other sites

This site contains links to other sites. The Copyright Tribunal is not responsible for the content and the privacy practices of other web sites and encourages you to examine each site's privacy policy and make your own decisions regarding the accuracy, reliability, and correctness of material and information found.


A cookie is a small piece of information that is placed on the user's hard drive while navigating a web site. The Copyright Tribunal web site is a cookie-free site.

Email management

The Copyright Tribunal will only record your email address if you send a message by email. It will only be used for the purpose for which you have provided it. We will not use your email address for any other purpose, and will not disclose it without your consent.

The Internet is an insecure medium however, and users should be aware that there are inherent risks in transmitting information across the Internet. Information submitted unencrypted via email may be at risk of being intercepted, read or modified. If you do not want your message sent by email you can post it to the above address.