The Australian Copyright Council (ACC) has created this privacy statement in order to protect your privacy and support the National Privacy Principles set out in the Privacy Act 1988. The following discloses our information gathering and dissemination practices for this website.

Use of Personal Information

Our online Legal Advice service form asks user's to provide contact information such as their name and email address. Legal Advice is provided on a confidential basis. Please note that we use contact information from the Legal Advice form to send the user information about our company. User's may opt-out of receiving future mailings; see the choice/opt-out section below, or simply use the opt out button when you receive an email from us.

When subscribing to our News Service, please note that we may use customer contact information to send the user information about our company. User's may opt-out of receiving future mailings at any time.

When purchasing a product via our online store, we obtain financial information (such as account or credit card details). This information is solely used to bill the user for products and services, no data is ever kept on file.

We use your IP address to help diagnose problems with our server, and to administer our Website. Your IP address is used to help identify you and your shopping cart.

Our site uses cookies to keep track of your shopping cart. We use cookies to deliver content specific to your interests and to save your password so you don't have to re-enter it each time you visit our site.

This site contains links to other sites. The ACC is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such websites.

Public Forums

This site provides links to other user-generated content sites so please remember that any information that is disclosed in these areas becomes public information and you should exercise caution when deciding to disclose your personal information.


To ensure your details are secure the ACC has security measures in place to protect the loss, misuse and alteration of the information under our control.


Our site gives users the option to removing their information from our database, and not receive future communications.

Correct /Update

This site gives users the following options for changing and modifying information previously provided.

Contacting the Web Site

If you have any questions about this privacy statement, the practices of this site, or your dealings with this website, you can contact us below;