Privacy Statement

Personal information collected by SURGE is treated as confidential and is protected by the Privacy Act 1988. Personal information is information relating to an individual whose identity is apparent, or can reasonably be ascertained, from the information or opinion provided.


This SURGE website is hosted by an external service provider on servers based in Australia. The servers are compliant with global standards for security, privacy, and Commonwealth law. The hosting service has also been independently verified and certified to industry standards. Find out more here:

Site Visit Data

When visiting this site, a record of your visit is logged. This “clickstream data” is recorded for statistical purposes. It may be used by the DT Global to help improve the site. The following information is supplied by your browser:

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

No attempt will be made to identify users or their browsing activities except in the unlikely event of a legal requirement from a law enforcement agency to do so. 

Collection of Personal Information

When you Contact SURGE:

  • we will record your e-mail address and name.
  • we will only use your e-mail address for the purpose for which you provided it.
  • it will not be added to a mailing list.
  • we will not disclose your e-mail address without your consent.

Other personal information collected by us, for example through the use of an online form, will only:

  • be collected by lawful and fair means.
  • be used for a lawful purpose.
  • be collected with your consent, and
  • the purpose for collection will be clear and explicit.

Information submitted on the SURGE website through the Tasking Note form or Contact Survey Form are transmitted to secure emails addressed managed by DT Global.