The Public Service Commission is committed to protecting user privacy. We understand that visitors and users of this website are concerned about their privacy and the confidentiality and security of any information that is provided.
The Queensland Government has introduced privacy legislation for the Queensland public sector based on 11 Information Privacy Principles. These are contained in the Information Privacy Act 2009 (PDF, 980 KB) that agencies are required to adhere to.
Information collected on the Public Service Commission website
This site does not store personal information in cookies. If used, cookies on this site are strictly limited to providing the visitor with the ability to customise the site for return visits or to allow the visitor to carry information across different pages. Cookies are not used to track or identify visitors for any other purpose.
When you visit the Public Service Commission’s website, our web servers makes 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
- The type of browser used
No attempt is or will be made to identify users or their browsing activities except in the unlikely event of an investigation, where a law enforcement agency may exercise a warrant to inspect activity logs.
As this is a Queensland Government website, email correspondence sent to this site will be treated as a public record and will be retained as required by the Public Records Act 2002 and other relevant regulations.
Unless specified, your name and address will not be added to a mailing list, nor will we disclose these details to third parties without your consent, unless required by law. However, e-mail messages may be monitored by authorised IT staff for purposes such as system troubleshooting and maintenance.
Obtaining access to personal information
Requests to update personal information, such as a change of address, should be directed to the Director, Executive Support Services. If you have any queries about our privacy practices, please contact us and we will refer you to the contact officer.