This page explains the type of information that is collected by the Australian Institute of Criminology’s (AIC) website, how such information is used, and under what circumstances and to whom it may be disclosed. If you have any privacy concerns, you should direct them to the AIC webmaster at or by post:

Australian Institute of Criminology
GPO Box 1936
Canberra ACT 2601

Information collected

Your email address

The AIC will only record your email address in the event that you send a message by email. Your email address will not be added to any mailing lists without your prior consent.

Clickstream data

When you visit the AIC website, the internet servers make a record of your visit and log the following information for statistical purposes:

  • server address
  • top level domain name (for example .com, .gov, .au, .uk)
  • date and time of the visit to the site
  • pages accessed and documents downloaded
  • previous site visited
  • type of browser used.

No attempt will be made to identify users or their browsing activities except where a law enforcement agency may execute a warrant to inspect the Internet Service Provider's logs.

How the Australian Institute of Criminology collects information via this website

The internet is an insecure medium and users should be aware that there are inherent risks transmitting information across the internet. Information submitted unencrypted via email or web forms may be at risk of being intercepted, read or modified. If you do not wish to email or send an online form to the AIC you can send enquiries by post to the address above.

Other sites

This site contains links to other sites. The AIC is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of any other websites and they may have a different privacy policy.