Website privacy

The City of Fremantle's privacy statement sets out information relating to your use of our website and the privacy of your personal information. You should note there are inherent risks associated with the transmission of information via the internet. Therefore, you should make your own assessment of the potential risks to the security of your information when making a decision as to whether or not to utilise our website facilities.

Information we collect

When you visit our website, our internet service provider automatically records your visit and logs the following information for statistical purposes:

  •     your internet provider (IP) address
  •     your top level domain name (e.g. .com, .net, .gov ,etc.)
  •     the date and time of your visit to the site
  •     the pages accessed and documents downloaded
  •     time spent on individual pages
  •     time spent overall on the site
  •     browser type and version
  •     referring site (e.g. search engine).

This information is analysed regularly to determine the website's usage statistics.

No attempt will be made to identify you or your browsing activities unless required by law, where a law enforcement agency may exercise a warrant to inspect our service provider's logs.

Where you have provided your email address and other personal information to subscribe to a City of Fremantle service, all details will be used and maintained for the sole purpose of the mailing list or the activity they have been provided for. You will always have the option to unsubscribe from a mailing list service at any time. Your email address will remain confidential and no personal information will ever be disclosed to a third party without your explicit consent, unless required by law.

If you send us an email message, your contact details will be recorded, in accordance with government record keeping standards. This information will only be used for the purpose for which you have provided it. We will not use your email for any other purpose and will not disclose it without your consent.

Cookies

Cookies are pieces of information placed on your computer either to store information required to operate a function, or to record your preferences when browsing a site.

The City of Fremantle website is currently a cookie-free site, but some future functions may use cookies to record necessary information. The City of Fremantle website may use a cookie to record when you last visited the site. This information can then be used in the generation of new information that may be relevant to you as a user of the website. The only information that would be stored in this cookie is the date of your last visit. No other information would being recorded by this cookie.

Our privacy statement is reviewed periodically in line with ongoing development of the City of Fremantle website and as such, the City may revise this page at any time by updating this posting. The last logged update of this page is indicated at the bottom of this page.

If you wish to clarify anything about this site or have concerns regarding your privacy, please contact us.