In accordance with Victorian legislation and Government policy, Centre of Excellence in Eating Disorders (CEED) protects the privacy of personal and health information it holds.
This Privacy Statement explains how your personal information (being information capable of identifying you as an individual) will be treated as you access and interact with this website.
What information is collected and how is it used?
This site uses visitor logs to record automatically non-personal data, which does not identify specific users. To the extent that any data could identify you, we will not attempt to do so unless authorised by law. De-identified data from the visitor logs may be used to update and improve this website and for statistical purposes.
Email messages and training requests submitted via this site may include personal information such as name, email address and telephone number. This information will only be used to respond to specific user queries and will not be added to any mailing lists nor disclosed to any other party without your knowledge and consent, unless authorised by law.
Security of information
CEED has technology and security measures aimed to protect personal and health information, whether in paper-based or electronic form, from misuse, loss, unauthorised access or unauthorised disclosure.
Information is also stored and disposed of in accordance with our obligations under the Public Records Act 1973 (Vic).
This website uses ‘cookies’ for maintaining contact with a user through a website session. Cookies allow us to recognise you as an individual web user, as you browse our website.
Two cookie types may be used by this website:
- Session cookies. These exist only for the duration of a web browser session with a particular website/host. All cookies will be immediately lost when you end your internet session or shut down your computer. Our copy of your information will be automatically deleted twenty minutes after you last used the system. This information is only used to help you use our website systems more efficiently, not to track your movements through the internet, or to record private information about you.
- Persistent cookies – These exist for a defined period of time (usually beyond the termination of the current session) before expiring.
No personally identifiable information is stored within cookies used by this website. No attempt will be made to identify anonymous users or their browsing activities unless legally compelled to do so, such as in the event of an investigation, where a law enforcement agency may exercise a warrant to inspect the Internet Service Provider’s log files.