Privacy notice for COVID-19 and other health updates for Aboriginal and Torres Islander communities
Find out how we manage any personal information we collect when you sign up for our COVID-19 and other health updates.
When this privacy notice applies
This privacy notice applies to the COVID-19 and other health updates for Aboriginal and Torres Strait communities subscription.
This notice explains how we (the Australian Government Department of Health) manage personal information to meet our obligations under the Privacy Act 1988 and the Australian Privacy Principles (APPs).
Information we collect
We will only collect your email address.
Why we collect this information
We need this information to send you relevant information about COVID-19 and other health updates.
If you do not provide your email address, we cannot send you our updates.
How we collect this information
We collect personal information from you, via Mailchimp, when you sign up for the list.
Who we disclose your personal information to
How we store your information
Mailchimp is based in the United States, so your information will be transmitted to and stored on servers located outside Australia.
How you can access or correct your information
If you need to change your email address, unsubscribe from the service and then resubscribe with the new email address.
Concerns and complaints
- the Australian Privacy Principles
- the Australian Government Agencies Privacy Code