This statement sets out information relating to your use of this website (comprising and and the privacy of your personal information.

Statement to Users

Users should note there are inherent risks associated with transmission of information via the Internet. Therefore, users should make their own assessment of the potential risks to the security of their information when making a decision as to whether or not to utilise our website facilities.

Information we collect

When you visit our website, our Internet Service Provider automatically records your visit and logs the following information for statistical purposes:

  • Your IP address
  • Your top level domain name (e.g. .com, .net, .gov etc)
  • The date and time of your visit to the site
  • The pages accessed and documents downloaded
  • Time spent on individual pages
  • Time spent overall on the site
  • Browser type and version
  • Referring site (eg search engine)

This information is analysed regularly to determine the website's usage statistics.

No attempt will be made to identify users or their browsing activities unless required by law, where a law enforcement agency may exercise a warrant to inspect our service provider's logs.

When users choose to join a mailing list, their details are added to that specific mailing list and used for the stated purpose of that list only. You need to be aware of inherent risks associated with the transmission of information via the Internet. If you have concerns in this regard, the City of Perth has other ways of obtaining and providing information. Postal mail, telephone and fax facilities are available and listed in the 'Contact' section of this website.

If you send us an email message, we will record your contact details (in accordance with government record keeping standards). This information will only be used for the purpose for which you have provided it. We will not use your email for any other purpose and will not disclose it without your consent.


Cookies are pieces of information placed on your computer either to store information required to operate a function, or to record your preferences when browsing a site.

The City of Perth website is currently a cookie-free site, but some future functions may use cookies to record necessary information. The City of Perth website may use a cookie to record when you last visited the site. This information can then be used in the generation of new information that may be relevant to you as a user of the website. The only information that would be stored in this cookie is the date of your last visit. No other information would being recorded by this cookie.

Users seeking more information about cookies in general are referred to W3C "The World Wide Web Consortium", where a search on the word "cookie" will provide current discussions.

External links from this website

Please note that the City of Perth website contains some links to external web sites because they contain material related to the City's activities or are of a benefit to users. When a user has clicked on a link to another site, they leave the City of Perth site and are no longer protected by these conditions.

The City of Perth takes no responsibility for the accuracy, currency, reliability and correctness of any information included in the data provided by third parties, nor for the accuracy, currency, reliability and correctness of links or references to information sources (including Internet sites) outside of this website. These external information sources are outside the control of the City of Perth and it is the responsibility of all Internet users to make their own decisions about the accuracy, reliability and correctness of information found on those external Internet links.

The City of Perth is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of the linked web sites and encourages you to examine each site's privacy policy and make your own decisions regarding the accuracy, reliability and correctness of material and information found.


The City of Perth disclaims, to the extent permitted by law, all warranties, representations or endorsements, express or implied, with regard to the data. The City of Perth further does not warrant or accept any liability in relation to the quality, operability or accuracy of the data.

This website contains information, data, documents, pages and images prepared by the City of Perth. While the data contained in this website has been formulated with all due care, the City of Perth does not warrant or represent that the data is free from errors or omissions, or that the data is exhaustive.

While the data is considered to be true and correct at the date of publication, in fact it may be wholly or partly inaccurate, incorrect or incomplete and moreover, changes in circumstances after the time or publication may impact or further impact upon the accuracy, correctness and completeness of the data. Additionally, the data which was once accurate may become inaccurate without notice, and the City of Perth denies all responsibility for the accuracy of any information obtained, printed and stored by a user. The City of Perth may periodically make changes to the data, whether by way of deletion or addition at any time.

The City of Perth, its directors, servants, employees or agents deny any responsibility for any loss or damage (including, but not limited to, loss or damage caused by reason of any negligence on the part of the City of Perth, its servants, agents, employees or directors) to the users of the website whether caused by reason of any error, omission or misrepresentation in the data or otherwise. Users of this website will be, and are responsible for making their own assessment of the data and should verify all relevant representations, statements and information with their own professional advisers.

If you use automatic language translation services in connection with this website you do so at your own risk with regard to the accuracy of the information.

The information and data on this website is subject to change without notice.


Copyright for all material published on this website is owned by the City of Perth, except for material to which copyright is acknowledged to persons or agencies other than the City of Perth. Website pages and documents or pages of documents may be saved and printed in their entirety for personal reference, provided the copies are used only for private, non-commercial use or as part of business transactions with the City of Perth.

Website pages or documents are not to be deconstructed or modified in any form, in particular, extraction of individual images from these website pages or documents is not allowed.

For any reproduction, other than for personal reference or as part of business transactions with the City of Perth, permission must first be obtained from the City of Perth.

Council Meeting Audio Recordings

The following points relate specifically to audio recording of Council Meetings. 

Opinions expressed or statements made by persons during the course of this transmission are the opinions or statements of those individual persons and are not opinions or statements of the City. This transmission is not, and shall not be taken to be, a confirmed official record of the City of Perth Council or of any meeting or discussion to which it relates or may appear to relate.

Use of individual information:
By participating in open Council meetings, individuals consent to the use and disclosure of the information that they share at the meeting (including any personal/sensitive information), for the purposes of Council carrying out its functions. Individuals also consent to the disclosure of that information to any person(s) who access audio of Council meetings.

The reproduction, distribution, republication and/or retransmission of the Council audio within this site is prohibited without the prior written consent of the City of Perth.

Changes to this Statement

This statement is reviewed periodically in line with ongoing development of the City of Perth website.
The City of Perth may revise this page at any time by updating this posting.

If you wish to clarify anything about this site or have concerns regarding your privacy, please contact us by email: