Under Data Protection Legislation, the Department has a legal duty to protect any information collected from you. This website uses leading technologies and encryption software to safeguard your data, and keeps strict security standards to prevent any unauthorised access to it.
If you email the Department regarding this website we will keep a record of your message for a maximum of three months after the conclusion of correspondence, for reference and audit purposes, after which it will be deleted.
Where you are directed to this site from another site (whether a third party site or a government site) we do not receive any personal information relating to you from the other site(s). You should read the privacy policies for these sites as these will govern the use of any personal information that you provide and which is then provided to this website.
Further details on how your personal information is collected, stored and processed by the Department is available here (external link to Department of Justice Privacy Notice).