Privacy & Security

NQBP is committed to protecting user privacy.  We understand and appreciate that visitors and users of this web site are concerned about their privacy and the confidentiality and security of any information that may be provided to us.

NQBP adheres to the requirements established by the Privacy Act 1988 and the National Privacy Principles (NPPs).  A copy of the NPPs can be accessed at

Use of cookies, web bugs (single pixel GIFs) or other similar information collection technologies

This site does not use web bugs.

This is a cookie-free site.  When you look at this web site, our server makes a record of your visit and logs the following anonymous information for statistical purposes only – the user’s server address, the user’s top level domain name (for example .com, .gov, .au, etc), the date and time of visit to the site, the pages accessed and documents downloaded, the previous site visited, and the type of browser used.  No attempt is or will be made to identify users or their browsing activities except, in the unlikely event of an investigation, where a law enforcement agency may exercise a warrant to inspect activity logs.

Email correspondence and feedback information

NQBP is a Queensland company Government Owned Corporation established under the Government Owned Corporations Act 1993.  Email correspondence sent to this site will be treated as a public record and will be retained as required by the Public Records Act 2002 and other relevant regulations.

Your name and address details will not be added to a mailing list, nor will we disclose these details to third parties without your consent unless required by law.  However, email messages may be monitored by our System Administrator and external IT support service providers for system trouble shooting and maintenance purposes.

Obtaining access to an individual’s personal information

Generally, an organisation must give an individual access to personal information it holds about that individual on request and take steps to correct information if it can be established that the information is not accurate, complete and up-to-date.  However, there are exceptions.  Full details of the Access and Correction Principle are set out in the Information Privacy Act 2009.

If you wish to access and/or correct records, you should contact the NQBP’s Right to Information (RTI) Officer on 3011 7957, or otherwise direct an application under the RTI Act or Information Privacy Act 2009 to the Chief Executive Officer at GPO Box 409, Brisbane, 4001.

Contact person for queries relating to privacy and security

If you have any enquires relating to privacy issues, they should be directed to NQBP’s Privacy Officer on 3011 7957.