This website privacy statement applies to, which is administered by the Department of Education.

The information collected by the Western Australian Department of Education is dependant upon the actions undertaken when visiting the website.

Generally, you can browse the content of anonymously, without disclosing your personal information. However, some functionality on this website may require you to provide personal information. Examples of this include signing up to the Challenge and where you wish to make an enquiry. We only collect personal information through when it is knowingly and voluntarily provided by you.

Site visit data

The Western Australian Department of Education records each visit and logs the following information for statistical purposes:

  • the user's server address
  • the user's top-level domain name (eg .gov, .com, .au, .nz etc)
  • the type of browser used to access the site
  • the date and time the user accessed the site
  • the pages accessed and the files downloaded
  • the referring website.

This information assists the Western Australian Department of Education to understand how the website is used and helps to keep improving information quality.

The Western Australian Department of Education will make no attempt to identify users or their browsing activities, except where required by law.

This website may contain links to other sites. The Western Australian Department of Education is not responsible for the content and the privacy practices of other websites and encourages you to examine each site's privacy policy and make your own decisions regarding it's accuracy, reliability and the correctness of material and information found.


A cookie is a piece of information delivered to and stored by your web browser when you access information from certain websites. The Western Australian Department of Education may use cookies from time to time as an effort to improve user experience.

Email management - collection of personal information

Your email address will only be recorded if you choose to register for the challenge or contact us. It will only be used for the purpose for which you have provided it and will not be added to a mailing list, unless explicitly stated. Your email address will not be used for any other purpose, and will not be disclosed, without your consent.

If you are asked for any other personal information* you will be informed how it will be used if you choose to give it.

* The use of the term 'personal information' in this privacy statement means any information from which your identity is apparent or can be reasonably ascertained.