Your personal information is important to us
We recognise that your privacy is very
important and that you have a right to control personal information. We
know that providing personal information is an act of trust and we take
that seriously. The following sections set out how we handle and protect
your personal information and safeguard your privacy.
How we collect information from you
Private data is collected from each person that visits the Climate
Institute website and then stored in accordance with the Privacy Act of
This information includes but is not limited to: the IP address of
the computer you accessed the site from, the pages you have read, and if
you choose to give it to us, your email address.
The Climate Institute then uses this data to understand what are
popular reports and pages within our website, and to send you
information that you want if you choose to join our newsletter.
Cookies are pieces of information that a
website transfers to your computer's hard disk for record-keeping
purposes. Most web browsers are set to accept cookies. However, if you
do not wish to receive any cookies, you may set your browser to refuse
them. In some instances this may mean you will not be able to take full
advantage of parts of the Network.
enjoyment of what we offer, because they help us personalise your
experience of our website by providing information which is most
relevant to your interests. Cookies provide us with aggregated
information on how users interact on our website, track which
advertisements are effective and help us improve your website
experience. Cookies do not personally identify you, but your browser.
If at any time you wish to leave our newsletter, or have your details removed from our database just email us at
firstname.lastname@example.org with your request.
For individuals using the carbon price calculator (yourcarbonprice.com.au),
no personal information is collected or stored on the site or used
after you have completed the tool. You will not receive any follow-up
communications from The Climate Institute or its project partners,
unless you have explicitly opted to receive our newsletter .