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Privacy Statement

Canberra Institute of Technology seeks to adhere to the Australian Privacy Principles guidelines developed by the Office of the Australian Information Commissioner.

If you have any questions about this privacy statement, the practices of this site, or your dealings with this website, please contact:

Information Collected

When you browse our website, our system automatically makes a record of your visit and logs the following information for statistical purposes:

  • Your server address
  • Top level domain name (eg: .com, .net, .gov, .au etc)
  • The type of browser and operating system you used
  • Date and time of your visit
  • The previous site visited
  • Which pages are accessed
  • The time spent on individual pages and the site overall
  • Which files were downloaded

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 (eg Australian Federal Police) exercises a warrant to inspect our web server's log files.

We collect no personal information about you unless you voluntarily participate in an activity that asks for information, such as:

  • Sending an e-mail
  • Participating in a survey
  • Undertaking a payment or other transaction

Use of Personal Information Collected

Any personal information you chose to provide will only be used for the purpose for which it was provided and will not be disclosed to other persons or organisations without your prior consent.

The Internet is an unsecure medium and users should be aware that there are inherent risks transmitting information across the Internet. Information submitted unencrypted via e-mail or web forms may be at risk of being intercepted, read or modified. If you do not wish to e-mail or send an online form to the Canberra Institute of Technology you can contact CIT by post at: GPO Box 826, Canberra ACT 2601.

Other Sites

Privacy Disclaimer for Leaving CIT's Website

Privacy Disclaimer:
As you navigate away from CIT's website to an external site, please be aware that CIT has no control over the privacy and data practices of the external website. Your use of the external site is subject to its own terms and policies, which may differ from those of CIT.

Data Security Responsibility:
CIT cannot be held responsible for any privacy or data loss that may occur during your interaction with the external website. It is advisable to review the privacy policy and terms of use of the external site to understand how your information will be handled.

User Caution:
Exercise caution and diligence when providing personal information on external websites. Be mindful of the risks associated with third-party platforms and take necessary precautions to protect your privacy.

By clicking on the external link, you acknowledge that CIT is not liable for any privacy or data-related issues that may arise on the external.

Cookie Notice and Privacy Statement

Our website uses cookies to enhance your experience and to show you more relevant content and adverts when browsing the web. By continuing to use our website, you consent to cookies being used. See our Cookie Notice or Privacy Statement to find out more.

Microsoft 365 Student Privacy Information

Microsoft 365 (M365) provides students with access to twenty-first century learning tools to support their education. This web page provides information on the data collected during students' activation and use of M365 and Microsoft's commitment to be managing that data.