Privacy notice for Health Portfolio Federal Budget information

Find out how we manage any personal or professional information we collect when you sign up for our Health Portfolio Federal Budget information mailing list.

When this privacy notice applies

This privacy notice applies to the Health Portfolio Federal Budget Information subscription.

This notice explains how we (the Australian Government Department of Health) manage personal or professional information consistent with our obligations under the Privacy Act 1988 and the Australian Privacy Principles (APPs).

We will review your email address and organisation name to verify that you are a Health Portfolio stakeholder and entitled to receive the Federal Budget information through the Mailchimp subscription service.

We use Mailchimp, an American email marketing service, to manage our mailing list. When you subscribe to our mailing list, you consent to Mailchimp collecting your email address and organisation name on our behalf. Mailchimp also receives information from cookies about your use of the website (including your IP address). We recommend that you read Mailchimp’s privacy policy.

How your information is stored

Mailchimp is based in the United States, so your information will be transmitted to and stored on servers located outside Australia.

Information we collect

We will only collect from Mailchimp your:

  • email address
  • organisation name.

Why we collect this information

We will review your email address and organisation name to verify that you are a Health Portfolio stakeholder and entitled to receive the Federal Budget information through the Mailchimp subscription service.

How you can access or correct your information

If you need to change your email address and organisation name, unsubscribe from the service and then resubscribe with the new email address and organisation name.

Unsubscribing

You can remove yourself from our mailing list by following the ‘unsubscribe’ links provided by Mailchimp in every email.

You can also disable or refuse cookies or disable Flash player. However, you may not be able to use Mailchimp services if you disable cookies. If you need to contact Mailchimp, use their contact page.

Concerns and complaints

Our privacy policy explains how you can make a complaint if you think we have breached:

  • the Australian Privacy Principles
  • the Australian Government Agencies Privacy Code

The privacy policy also explains how we will manage your complaint.

More on privacy

To find out more see our privacy page and our full privacy policy.

Contacts

Departmental privacy enquiries

Contact to find out more about privacy within the department, or to make a privacy enquiry or complaint

Phone:
Freecall:
Privacy officer:
privacy [at] health.gov.au
Postal addresses: 
Department of Health
MDP 62
GPO Box 9848
Canberra ACT 2601

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Last updated: 
14 September 2020

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