About your privacy

The Queensland Government is bound by the Information Privacy Act 2009 (Qld). The Australian Government is bound by the Privacy Act 1988 (Cth).

The information you provide on this form / survey will only be used for the purpose of informing the Great Barrier Reef Strategic Assessment which is being undertaken by the Australian and Queensland governments, in particular the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority (the Authority) and the Queensland Department of State Development, Infrastructure and Planning (DSDIP) who are leading the public consultation for the project.

The Great Barrier Reef Strategic Assessment and associated public consultation is a statutory process under the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 (EPBC Act) which is administered by the Australian Department of the Environment.

Your personal information and comments will be disclosed to the Australian and Queensland governments.

This consultation is a public process and any comments you provide may be published, including on the internet and may be transmitted outside of Australia. You may wish to bear this in mind when providing your comments.

You are not obliged to provide comments and if you do so it is under the condition that you agree that your comments may be published including on the internet. We will not publish your name or contact details without your consent. However, all information you provide as part of your comments may be used for statistical purposes by the Australian and Queensland governments.

Requests for access to public submissions, including personal details, will be determined in accordance with the Right to Information Act 2009 (Qld). Please also note that requests for access to information may also be made to the Australian Government under the Freedom of Information Act 1982 (Cth).

Your comments may be moderated according to the Queensland Government’s acceptable use policy. Read the Queensland Government’s privacy statement for details.

Personal information collection notice


DSDIP is collecting your personal information to manage your comments on the draft reports for the comprehensive strategic assessment of the Great Barrier Reef World Heritage Area and adjacent coastal zone. We may contact you to clarify aspects of your submission. The contact details you provide on this form / survey will be disclosed to the Australian Government, particularly the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority and the Australian Department of the Environment to ensure that their records are kept up to date and accurate. Your personal information will not be disclosed to any other third parties unless required and authorised by law, or if you have provided consent.

What if my contact details change?


You can change your contact details by emailing gbr.coastalzone@dsdip.qld.gov.au. You need to provide your name, both your old and new contact details and the name of this consultation.

Further information

Email: feedback@reefhaveyoursay.com.au
Phone: 1300 854 427