Disclaimer and copyright
What you need to know when using this website.
We provide this website to inform the public and to provide guidance to government agencies and their suppliers.
We frequently update our content — please return to the site as required to ensure you have the latest advice.
The material on this website may include the views or advice of third parties. These do not necessarily reflect:
the views of the DTA or those of the Australian Government
our commitment to a particular course of action
Security of our websites
We apply a range of security controls to protect our websites from unauthorised access. However, you should be aware that:
the World Wide Web is an insecure public network
there is a risk that your transactions may be seen, intercepted or modified by third parties
downloadable files may contain computer viruses, disabling codes, worms or other devices or defects
The Commonwealth accepts no liability for any interference with or damage to your computer system, software or data occurring in connection with, or relating to, this website or its use.
You should take appropriate and adequate precautions to prevent damage to your computer system, software or data. See how by reading Protecting Yourself Online (PDF 2.7MB).
With the exception of the Commonwealth Coat of Arms and where otherwise noted, all material presented on this site is provided under the latest Creative Commons Attribution licence.
Use of the Coat of Arms
Guidelines for use of the Coat of Arms are published by the Department of Prime Minister and Cabinet.
The DTA acknowledges the UK Government Digital Service for material that has been adapted from the UK Government Service Design Manual.
Anyone using this material should note that it includes public sector information licensed under the UK Open Government Licence v2.0 and v3.0.