Privacy Policy


We respect the privacy of your personal information. This Privacy Statement sets out our policy on dealing with personal information we collect through our Papua New Guinea Wantok Specialist Destination Training website ( and/or ( Under the Privacy Act, ‘personal information’ means information which identifies you as an individual, or from which your identity can be reasonably ascertained.

Personal information collected

We collect personal information from you if you register for our Website. Once you have registered, we also collect information about your use of the Website and information you submit while using the Website. This information may include your device’s IP address.

Use and disclosure of personal information

We collect your personal information to communicate with you in relation to the PNG Wantok Specialist Training Module and for any future similar training modules, and to improve our service. You may contact us if you wish to opt out of our communications regarding special offers and promotions.

Less often, we may also use and disclose your personal information for purposes relating to law enforcement and investigations, protecting our lawful interests and acquisitions of our business. We may not be able to do these things without your personal information. For example, we may not be able to manage your account or contact you.

Website technology

Like many websites, our Website may use “cookies” from time to time. A cookie is a piece of information that allows the server to identify and interact more effectively with your device. The cookie assists us in maintaining the continuity of your browsing session and remembering your details and preferences when you return. You can configure your web browser to reject cookies but you may find some parts of our website then have limited functionality.

Our website may or may not contain links to other sites. We are not responsible for the privacy practices or policies of those sites and recommend that you review their privacy policies.

In some cases, third parties such as Google Analytics may use cookies, web beacons and other technologies such as JavaScript on our website in connection with online services like website analytics, surveys and advertising. This may allow them to collect information about your use of our website (including your computer’s IP address) which they may store in the United States or other countries.

Accessing your personal information

To make a request to access or correct any personal information we hold about you, please contact us as set out below. We ask that you provide us with as much detail as you can about the particular information you seek, in order to help us retrieve it.


If you are considering sending us any personal information through our Website or other electronic means, please be aware that the information may be insecure in transit, particularly where no encryption is used (e.g. email, standard HTTP). We are subject to laws requiring us to protect the security of personal information once it comes into our possession.

Access to the Website is through your email account controlled by a username and password, chosen by you. To prevent unauthorised access, you should choose a strong password and keep it protected from others.

Papua New Guinea Tourism Promotion Authority sites may also be linked to websites operated by third parties. These links are meant for your convenience only. Links to third party sites do not constitute sponsorship or endorsement or approval of these sites. Visitors to those sites should refer to their separate privacy policies and practices.

Status of this Privacy Statement

While we may separately ask for your consent to certain activities described here, this Privacy Statement is not intended to be a contract or a binding promise on behalf of Papua New Guinea Tourism Promotion Authority.

We may update this Privacy Statement from time to time by publishing a new version on the Website. Whenever you visit our Website, you should ensure that you are familiar with the current version of this Privacy Statement.

Further information

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, or if you wish to make a complaint about how someone has handled the personal information about you, please contact our Administration Department, using the contact details below:
Marketing & Sales Manager – Australia/New Zealand Papua New Guinea Tourism Promotion Authority
Address: Example, Example House, 69 Roslyn St, NSW, 2011
For information about privacy generally, or if your concerns are not resolved to your satisfaction, you can
contact the Office of the Australian Information Commissioner on 1300 363 992 or
Example ABN 58 615 316 526

Last updated – 25 November 2020