Privacy and this website
Website visit information
No attempt will be made to identify the user except in the very unlikely event that an investigation is necessary, where a law enforcement agency alone would have the power to inspect the records of the Internet Service Provider to obtain this information.
Storing information securely
We will ask you when we need you to provide further personal information for any reason. Generally, we will only collect further personal information that is related to the services that you ask us to provide to you.
This website uses persistent cookies. They record your preferences in relation to your use of the site and provide us with other information about your enquiry that allows us to recognise your browser if you return to this website in the future. This enables SMC to present information that may be most relevant to you based on your previous visits. They also assist SMC to understand what parts of the site users find the most useful and improve the effectiveness of the website.
The cookies on the SMC site do not read the information on your hard drive. They do not make your computer perform any actions or make your computer send information to any other computer via the internet. SMC makes no attempt to associate cookies with users' names or identities. Our server cannot find out your name or email address, or anything about your computer, by using cookies.
Managing cookies on your computer
You may also set your browser so that the cookies set by this web site are destroyed when your browser shuts down and no personal information is maintained which might identify you should you visit our web site at a later date. In this way, the persistent cookies set by this web site will effectively function as session cookies.
There are several techniques available for managing cookies in various browsers. Please see the help section of your browser.
In the secure transaction facilities available through the WestConnex website, your information is encrypted as it travels between your computer and our servers. Encryption makes it difficult for others to view your information. These facilities use Secure Socket Layer (SSL) encryption. SSL is an industry standard for secure e-commerce transactions. If your browser did not support SSL, you would not be able to access these services.
SMC also monitors developments in security and encryption technologies and reviews and updates its processes and procedures in line with industry standards.
No material on this internet site may be used, reproduced, distributed, stored in an electronic or other retrieval system, adapted, uploaded to a third party location, framed, performed in public or transmitted in any form by any process whatsoever without the written permission of SMC except:
- where necessary for and incidental to viewing the material on this internet site via your web browser, or
- as permitted under the Copyright Act 1968 (Cwlth) or other applicable laws; or
- as permitted under (3) below; or
- otherwise with the written permission of SMC.
Material on this internet site may be used and reproduced by users without charge and without permission of SMC provided:
- it is used solely for non-commercial purposes; and
- the reproduction clearly notes ‘Sydney Motorway Corporation Pty Ltd’ as the copyright owner; and
- the material does not include any image, photograph, logo, map, diagram, video file, sound file, computer code or script, electronic system, or software.
Copyright permission may be sought by contacting SMC in writing at email@example.com.
For more information on accessibility standards please visit the Web Accessibility Initiative website or the Vision Australia website. Comments on the accessibility of our site are welcome and can be sent by email to firstname.lastname@example.org.