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Privacy policy

Fruit Fly Identification Australia is a product and service owned and operated by Plant Health Australia (PHA).

Information on how PHA uses and collects user information via the Fruit Fly Identification Australia web site is below.

PHA complies with the National Privacy Principles. Any personal information is treated as confidential and is protected by the Privacy Act 1988.

PHA records and collects information about visitors to the Fruit Fly Identification Australia (for example, the number of visitors, country of origin, pages viewed, time online and documents downloaded). 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 service provider’s logs.

PHA will only record your e-mail address if you send us a message . 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.

Access to information stored electronically is restricted to staff whose job requires such access, and we require such staff to maintain the confidentiality of personal information.

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.

This site provides links to other related sites. PHA is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such web sites.


The information contained on the Fruit Fly Identification Australia website is provided for general use and information purposes only. It is not intended as professional advice on any particular matter. No person should act or fail to act on the basis of any material contained in this publication without first obtaining specific, independent professional advice.

While reasonable care is taken in regards to the provision of material on this site, Plant Health Australia (PHA) accepts no responsibility for the accuracy, completeness or authenticity of any material contained in the site.

While PHA and the contributors endeavour to keep the information up to date and correct, we make no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, about the completeness, accuracy, reliability, suitability or availability with respect to the website or the information, services or related graphics contained on the website for any purpose.

PHA recommends that users exercise their own skill and care with respect to the content of this website. Any reliance you place on such information is therefore strictly at your own risk.

In no event will PHA, or any contributors to the Fruit Fly Identification Australia site content, be liable for any loss or damage including without limitation, indirect or consequential loss or damage, or any loss or damage whatsoever arising from, or in connection with, the use of this website.

You accept all risks and responsibility for losses, damages, costs and other consequences resulting directly or indirectly from your use of this site and any information available from it. To the maximum extent permitted by law, we exclude all liability to any person arising directly or indirectly from using this site and any information or material available from it.

This website provides links to information on other websites which are not under PHA’s control. 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 we do not guarantee the suitability, completeness or accuracy of any material encountered through a linked site. Further, PHA does not guarantee the availability of any of the sites listed.

Every effort is made to keep the website up and running smoothly. However, PHA takes no responsibility for, and will not be liable for, the website being temporarily unavailable due to technical issues beyond our control.

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