Privacy Policy

Maintaining privacy of information held by Council is of the utmost importance to Tumut Shire Council.  Any personal information that council collects from you on your visit to our website may be recorded by Council and may be used by it for any of its lawful purposes.  If Council does so, you have the right to access and amend this information to ensure that it is accurate.  You can correct or update your details by sending an email to

Council adheres to the Privacy and Personal Information Protection Act 1998 and its principles in relation to personal information.

Council will not pass your personal information onto a third party unless you have agreed or we are required to by legislation.  Your personal information will only be used by Council staff or other people working with Council staff to provide the program or service required.

Tumut Shire Council does not attempt to identify users or their browsing activating through information collected on our website, unless requested by a law enforcement agency under a warrant.

Please note that separate policies apply to links to websites outside of Councils.  Those sites are not operated by Council and are therefore not governed by our website Privacy Policy and Privacy Management Plan.