Polio Australia is committed to protecting your privacy in accordance with the National Privacy Principles issued by the Australian Government’s Office of the Privacy Commissioner.

Information logged

Almost all websites which you visit on the Internet collect information about your visit. When you visit our site, the server used by our ISP collects information on the IP address of your ISP’s server, the type of browser you used, the date and time of your visit and the documents you accessed. This information is used only for statistical or systems administration purposes. It is not permanently stored.

Email addresses

We will only record your email address if you send us a message. It will be used only for the purpose for which you provide it. It will not be added to a mailing list unless you request that this be done. We will not disclose it to anyone else without your consent.

Links to other sites

This site contains links to other sites. We are not responsible for the privacy practices or content of other web sites.


Some parts of our website issue cookies. Briefly, a cookie is a small file supplied by our website and stored by the web browser on your computer when you access our website. A fuller explanation of what cookies are and your options for dealing with them can be found here at the internet privacy section of the website of the Office of the Privacy Commissioner.


If you have any questions about this Privacy Statement or our website itself please contact our Webmaster.