Terms and conditions of use

Food and me logo blueBy visiting and using the Food&ME™ web page ("Site") on the ACT Health website, including any of the content or information it contains, the following terms and conditions apply.

These terms and conditions apply to information which is presently available on the Food&ME™ web pages and to information which will become available on this Site in the future. In using this Site you agree to be bound by these terms and conditions.

If you have any questions about these conditions of use please email freshtastes@act.gov.au

Personal information

Personal information is defined as information about an individual whose identity is apparent or reasonably identifiable.

No personal information is collected automatically through this website. All personal information collected and/or stored must be voluntarily provided by you.

ACT Health will only collect personal and/or financial information about you when you voluntarily participate in an activity that asks for this information.

If you choose not to provide personal information when completing one or more of these activities, you may not be able to complete that activity. If you choose not to participate in these activities, your choice will in no way affect your ability to browse these websites and online facilities.

Use of Your Personal Information

Personal information you provide when using our websites and/or online facilities is strictly used only for the purpose it was collected and where extra information is required in order to provide the service you have requested.

ACT Health may use your contact details to respond appropriately, for example to advise receipt, address issues you identify, or to seek action from another government agency or other organisation.

ACT Health will not share information about you with other government agencies or other organisations except in accordance with the Information Privacy Act 2014.

Storage and Security of Your Personal Information

Security measures including, but not limited to, authentication, monitoring, auditing and encryption have been integrated into the design, implementation and day-to-day practices.

These security measures ensure the privacy of information while it is being transmitted across the Internet and protect your information against loss, misuse and alteration.

Access to and Correction of Personal Information

You can review any personal information collected about you at any time by making a formal request by emailing freshtastes@act.gov.au.

ACT Health will take reasonable steps to correct the information. The obligation to correct information is subject to any applicable limitation in a law that provides a right to require the collection or amendment of documents.

If you believe that your personal information is being used for a purpose other than what was intended when submitted, you may contact ACT Health. In all cases, ACT Health will take reasonable steps to verify your identity prior to granting access to your personal information or making corrections to the information collected.

Privacy

When you access this Site, a record of your visit will be kept by ACT Health and Nutrition Australia ACT Inc.. Aggregated logged information will be used for statistical purposes related to Site use.

Your email address will be recorded however your email address will only be used for the following purposes:

  • Sending you resource updates
  • Responding to your questions or other requests
  • Contacting you for feedback on your use and satisfaction with resources available on the Site.

If you do not want to be contacted for evaluation purposes or to be sent updates, please send an email to freshtastes@act.gov.au.

Information you provide via online forms may be stored in databases. Your information will only be used for evaluation of the Site and its contents. Unless specifically agreed as a testimonial, all information provided will be de-identified for reporting.

With respect to the collection, use and disclosure of personal information, ACT Health is bound by the Information Privacy Act 2014.

ACT Health ensures that appropriate standards are used when service provision is outsourced to the private sector.

Copyright

The materials, including internet pages, documents, online graphics, audio and video, are protected by copyright law. Copyright belongs of the ACT Government and Nutrition Australia ACT Inc. Apart from any fair dealing for the purposes of private study, research, criticism or review, as permitted under the provisions of the Copyright Act 1968, no part may be reproduced or re-used for any commercial purposes whatsoever without written permission of the ACT Government and Nutrition Australia ACT Inc. Please acknowledge the ACT Government and Nutrition Australia ACT Inc. when reproducing or quoting material from this site.

Disclaimer

All advice and information on this Site is given in good faith and is based on sources believed to be reliable and accurate at the time of release on the webpage. The ACT Government and their respective officers, employees and agents ("the Relevant Persons") do not accept legal liability or responsibility for the content of the advice or information or any consequences arising from its use.

A change in circumstances after a document is placed on the Site may impact on the accuracy of the information. As well as this, materials may be maliciously vandalised. The Relevant Persons cannot ensure the accuracy of any information or advice contained after publication on the Site.

The material on this Site may reflect the views or recommendations of third parties which do not necessarily reflect the views of the Relevant Persons, nor indicate a commitment to a particular course of action. Information provided on this Site does not imply endorsement of third-party services or products.

The information provided on this Site is provided to inform the teaching school children about food and drink and healthy eating. If you are a medical patient or parent of a patient using this Site, you should seek assistance from a health care professional when interpreting these materials and applying them to your individual circumstances.

This website and online facilities contain links to third party websites. ACT Health is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such websites.

Links to this site

Other websites are welcome to link to the home page on this Site, loading into the user’s entire window not just frames.

Links must not be associated with content that in any way negatively portrays the ACT Government or Nutrition Australia ACT Inc., or is defamatory, offensive, abusive, harassing, indecent, menacing, unwanted or otherwise unlawful or unauthorised.

If in any doubt please email a copy of the content intended to accompany the link to us.

How to Contact Us

If you have any comment in relation to any aspect of the collection, use, security of or access to your personal information please email freshtastes@act.gov.au. If the issue is not resolved to your satisfaction you may wish to contact the Office of the Australian Information Commissioner.