Privacy & Disclaimer


Information on how PHA uses and collects information specifically to information collected via the Plant Health Australia web site is below.

Plant Health Australia records and collects information about visitors to this site. This information is only used for statistical analysis or systems administration purposes to improve our online services. No attempt will be made to identify you or your browsing activities individually, 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.

The following statistics are recorded by Plant Health Australia, including the number of:

  • entire successful site hits
  • home page hits
  • document views
  • visitors who visit once
  • visitors who visit more than once.

Plant Health Australia also records:

  • average hits per day
  • most visited pages
  • most and least active day/week/time/date
  • length of visit
  • top referring sites
  • top referring URLs
  • top search engines
  • top search phrases
  • top search keywords
  • top browsers and versions
  • top operating systems.

Plant Health Australia will only record your e-mail address if you send us a message or subscribe to our mailing lists. Your e-mail address will only be used for the purpose you have provided it and will not be added to any other mailing list without your permission. We will not use your e-mail address for any other purpose and will not disclose it to any third party without your consent.

This site uses cookies to record visitors’ viewing preferences (e.g. if they wish to view pages in text only format or change the font size) or other input submitted by users. Cookies are not used by this site for identifying or tracking site visitors or for passing details to third parties. Some areas of the site may uses cookies to record personal details. Users are made aware of areas where this is the case. Cookies are small text files saved and accessible by web browsers.

This site provides links to other related sites. Plant Health Australia is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such web sites. Plant Health Australia also accepts no responsibility for material contained in any site that is linked to this internet site.

Plant Health Australia does not warrant the security of any information supplied to Plant Health Australia through its web site. Further, Plant Health Australia does not warrant that any information supplied cannot be accessed by third parties outside of Plant Health Australia.


The material included in the Plant Health Australia website is provided for general use and information purposes only. While reasonable care is taken in regards to the provision of material on this site, Plant Health Australia accepts no responsibility for the accuracy, completeness or authenticity of any material contained in the site.

Plant Health Australia recommends that users exercise their own skill and care with respect to the content of this website.

References to other sites are provided as an information service only and do not necessarily constitute endorsement. Conversely, omissions should not be construed as non-endorsement. Every care is taken to provide links to suitable material from this site, however Plant Health Australia does not guarantee the suitability, completeness or accuracy of any material encountered through a linked site. Further, Plant Health Australia does not guarantee the availability of any of the sites listed.

Despite its best efforts, Plant Health Australia does not warrant that the information in its site is free of infection by computer viruses or other contamination.