Education at the High Court

Web Privacy

Except where noted below, The High Court of Australia does not collect or record information which can directly identify users visiting this website. Our web server records only certain summary information about your visit to help us better understand how people use the site with a view to identifying areas for improvement. This information may include:

  • the type of browser you are using and your operating system
  • the network (IP) address of your computer and your top level domain name
  • the address of any referring website
  • the date and time of your visit
  • the pages accessed and files downloaded
  • any search terms you enter

Email addresses

If you send us a message via an online form on the website we will record your email address to be used only for the purpose for which you provide it. We will not add it to a mailing list or use it for any other purpose without your prior consent.


The High Court of Australia website employs the use of session-only cookies to support:

  • the site search facility
  • online forms
  • Google Analytics (to help analyse how users use our site)

Session cookies are deleted at the end of a browsing session and are not used to collect or store any personal information about the user.

Should you have any queries or concerns in relation to privacy on the High Court website please contact the Manager, Public Information on (02) 6270 6998 or by email to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

Enquiries may also be submitted in writing to:

Public Information Officer
High Court of Australia
Parkes Place
Parkes ACT 2600