By using and accessing this website you agree to these Terms of Use.

Contents of the website

The material on this website is provided to you for general information only. The Department of Government Services has taken reasonable care to ensure that the Material is correct and current at the time of publication but makes no warranty concerning the suitability, reliability, or accuracy of the Material.

You understand and acknowledge that the Internet is not a secure medium and communications to and from this website may be intercepted or altered in transit.

We reserve the right to amend, delete, add to, or otherwise revise any information or materials contained on this website at any time on reasonable notice.


The department has implemented policies to protect the personal information which it collects through its website. When accessing or using any of the department’s websites you should be aware that there are risks in transmitting information across the Internet. While the department strives to protect such information, it cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information transmitted over the Internet and you do so at your own risk. 

The department uses SSL encryption where necessary to protect personal information for payment and other online transactions.

The department takes reasonable steps to protect personal information collected through its website from misuse and loss and from unauthorised access, modification and disclosure. The department will also take reasonable steps to remove personal information from its system where it is no longer required.

Access and correction

You can request access or corrections to your personal information directly without the need to make a formal application under the Freedom of Information Act 1982 (Vic). 

For further information on making a freedom of information request please visit the Freedom of Information website or contact us

Copyright and disclaimer

Unless stated otherwise, Copyright for this website (including content and design) is owned by the State of Victoria or used under licence.

You may make limited copies of the content contained within this website in accordance with the Copyright Act 1968 (Cth). You may not reproduce, adapt, modify, communicate to the public, reproduce or otherwise use any part of this website without written permission from the department.