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The content of this website is provided as general information only. Yamatji Marlpa Aboriginal Corporation (ABN 14011 921 883) (YMAC), and its members, employees and agents accept no liability for, and give no undertakings, guarantees or warranties concerning the accuracy, completeness or fitness for purpose of the information provided.

The content of this website is not intended to be, nor should it be, relied upon as a substitute for legal or other professional advice. No reliance should be placed on the information provided when making a decision affecting your own interest.

This website contains links to other websites. Those links are provided for convenience only and may not remain current or be maintained. YMAC is not responsible for the content or privacy practices associated with those linked websites.

All intellectual property rights in this website, including design, text, graphics, logos, icons, sound recordings and all software relating to this website, unless otherwise stated, belong to, or are licensed by YMAC. Apart from any use as may be permitted under the Copyright Act 1968 (Cth), no part may be reproduced without the prior written consent of the YMAC.

All intellectual property rights in any cultural information, narratives and images used in this website, including, pictures, photographs and sound recordings, unless otherwise stated, remain the property of the native title holders and claimants of the Yamatji and Marlpa regions, represented by YMAC. No information, narratives or image may be reproduced or copied without the prior express permission of the relevant native title holders, claimants or YMAC.

Privacy Statement

The YMAC is committed to protecting your personal information.
The YMAC is bound by the Privacy Act 1988 (Cth) (Privacy Act), including the Australian Privacy Principles (APPs). This policy sets out how YMAC manages your personal information.

How secure is YMAC’s website?
There is always a risk when using the internet that any information you send may be accessed and viewed by others. YMAC will use its reasonable endeavors to ensure that any personal information collected is protected from unauthorised access, use and modification; however, YMAC cannot ensure that your personal information will not be accessed by unauthorised users (i.e. hackers).

How secure is your personal information?
If you provide personal information to YMAC by completing an online survey, providing your email address, or requesting information, YMAC:

Any information you submit to YMAC will only be used for the purpose for which you have provided it, and incidental purposes.
You may access your personal information held by YMAC by contacting us on (08) 9268 7000 or writing to us at PO Box 3072, 249 Hay Street, East Perth WA 6832.

Cookies are data that a website transfers to an individual’s hard drive for record-keeping purposes. Cookies, which are industry standard and are used by most websites, including those operated by YMAC, can facilitate a user’s ongoing access to and use of a website. They allow YMAC to customise the website to your needs. If you do not want information collected through the use of Cookies, there is a simple procedure in most browsers that allows you to deny or accept the Cookie feature.

What type of information is collected by YMAC?
When you view this website, YMAC may record information about your visit for statistical purposes. The data recorded from your visit may include:

This information does not in itself identify individuals and is used to measure the number of visitors to the website and how it was navigated. This information assists us to make the website more useful to you. No attempt will be made to identify users or their browsing activities except, in the unlikely event of an investigation, where a law enforcement agency may exercise a warrant to inspect the internet service provider’s logs.

How is this information used?
YMAC uses this data for the purposes of:

1. website and system administration, including monitoring to prevent security breaches;
2. evaluation, research and development; and
3. processing requests or feedback.

Generally, data collected is stored in transmission logs, and archived for a period of seven years. YMAC staff that operate the website, or have access to any user information related to it, are subject to the Privacy Act.

Links to other websites
This website contains links to other websites. YMAC is not responsible for the privacy practices of linked websites and any linked websites are not subject to YMAC’s privacy policies and procedures.