Privacy notice for COVID-19 vaccines update
Find out how we manage any personal information we collect when you sign up for our COVID-19 vaccines updates.
When this privacy notice applies
This privacy notice applies to the COVID-19 Vaccines Update 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 and information about topics of interest to you, which you are able to self-select on the subscription page.
Why we collect this information
We need this information to send you relevant information about COVID-19 vaccines updates.
If you do not provide your email address, we cannot send you these updates.
How we collect this information
We collect personal information from you, via Mailchimp, when you sign up to receive the updates.
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, use the link provided by Mailchimp at the bottom of the email update.
You can remove yourself from our mailing list by following the ‘unsubscribe’ links provided by Mailchimp in every email update.
Concerns and complaints
- the Australian Privacy Principles
- the Australian Government Agencies Privacy Code