This website is provided and maintained by the NSW Department of Planning, Industry & Environment (the Department). This privacy statement sets out the Department’s practices relating to the privacy of your personal information. The Department’s privacy practices are regulated by the Privacy and Personal Information Protection Act 1998 (NSW) (PPIP ACT) and the Department’s Privacy Management Plan (PMP). Due to the recent amalgamation of various agencies to create the Department, we are currently developing a new PMP. In the interim, the following PMPs are currently in place:
– Department of Industry privacy management plan
– Department of Planning and Environment privacy management plan
– Office of Environment and Heritage privacy management plan
The relevant PMP is determined why which PMP applied to the relevant business area prior to 1 July 2019.
The Department will only collect personal information for a lawful purpose which directly relates to our primary function as a NSW Government agency and for obtaining feedback about our services. The Department will not collect any more information than is necessary for it to fulfil these functions.
The Department will not disclose your personal information to anyone without your consent, unless legally required to do so.
Anyone engaged to collect, store or use personal information for the Department will be required to comply with the PPIP Act and the Department’s Privacy Management Plan.
Please note that the Department does not have any responsibility for the privacy policies or practices of third party sites linked to this website.