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SkateNSW Privacy Statement

SkateNSW may gather information from our visitors and customers. SkateNSW fully supports and abides by Skate Australia-Bylaw 4, The Privacy Act 1988 (Cth), Privacy Amendment 2000 and the Australian Direct Marketing (ADMA) Code of Practice. SkateNSW reserves the right to change this Privacy Policy , are responsible for regularly checking the Site for any such changes.


Collected Information

We may require people who register their interest in SkateNSW online registration to give us contact information. Specifically, we may ask for contact information, such as name, address, phone number, email address and other relevant information, such as suggestions and other related comment the visitor may wish to offer. You can opt out of providing additional information by not entering it when asked. SkateNSW does not distribute or share customer email addresses. SkateNSW uses the information we collect to contact customers and prospects to further discuss their interest in SkateNSW, the services we provide and ways we can improve them, and to send information such as announcements of promotions and events. We may also email a web site related newsletter and updates about the services SkateNSW has to offer. SkateNSW may also collect certain information from visitors to the SkateNSW web site and customers of our services, such as Internet addresses.

This information is logged to help diagnose technical problems and to administer the SkateNSW web site and related services in order to constantly improve quality. We may also track and analyse non-identifying and aggregate usage and volume statistical information from visitors and customers and provide such information to third parties.



SkateNSW does not warrant that the site is cookie-free. A cookie is a message given to a web browser by a web server. The browser stores the message in a text file called cookie.txt. The message is then sent back to the server each time the browser requests a page from the server. The main purpose of cookies is to identify users and possibly prepare customised web pages for them.

When you enter a website which is using cookies, you may be asked to fill out a form providing such information as your name and interests. This information is packaged into a cookie and sent to your web browser which stores it for later use.

The next time you go to the same website, your browser will send the cookie to the web server. The server can use this information to present you with custom web pages. So, for example, instead of seeing just a generic welcome page, you might see a welcome page with your name on it.

The name cookies derives from UNIX objects called magic cookies. These are tokens that are attached to a user or program and change depending on the areas entered by the user or program. Cookies are also sometimes called persistent cookies because they typically stay in the browser for long periods of time.

When you look at this web site, our server may make a record of your visit and logs the following information for statistical purposes only:

  • the user's server address
  • the user's top level domain name (for example .com, .gov, .au, etc)
  • the date and time of visit to the site
  • the pages accessed and documents downloaded
  • the previous site visited, and
  • the type of browser used.

Third Party sites

The SkateNSW web site and online applications may contain links to other Web sites. SkateNSW is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of these other Web sites. Customers and visitors must check the policy statement of these others Web sites to understand their policies. Customers and visitors who access a linked site may be disclosing their private information.

It is your responsibility to keep such information private and confidential.


Disclosure of Personal Information

SkateNSW takes all reasonable steps to protect your personal information from loss, unauthorized access, modification, disclosure or misuse. You should note that there are security risks in transmitting information via the Internet, and that there is no encryption applied to an email message generated from the site. . You should assess those potential risks when deciding to browse the SkateNSW website.

Please contact us if you have any questions, refer to our contact details on our Contact Us page.