Privacy Policy

Information retrieval and usage

The Sydney News.Net will not sell, trade or disclose to any third party other than a participating members of the News.Net group (that term applying to any portal or groups of portals operated by the owners of The Sydney News.Net) any information derived from the registration for, or use of, any online service without the consent of the user (except as required by law or in the case of imminent physical harm to the user or others). When The Sydney News.Net uses other contractors, agents or corporations to perform services on its behalf, The Sydney News.Net will ensure that this party protects the user's personal information in a manner which is consistent with this statement.


The Sydney News.Net will take necessary steps to protect the personal information you share with us.

Registered users of our subscription services will occasionally receive information on products, services and special deals offered by The Sydney News.Net. Out of respect for the privacy of our users we present the option not to receive these types of offers.

News Polls

The polls we provide on our site are conducted by us in concert with other news sites and are purely for the interest of our users and do not involve the nomination of user information to participate. Use of the polls is entirely voluntary.


Our web site may use "cookies" so that The Sydney News.Net can better serve you with customised information when you come back to our site. Cookies are identifiers which a web site can send to your browser to facilitate a user's next visit to our web site. You can set your browser to alert you when you are sent a cookie, giving you the option to proceed or not.


Our web site features links to other sites, principally to news articles produced by external news originators. Please be aware that The Sydney News.Net is not responsible for the privacy policy of web sites not operated by us or an entity in the News.Net group. We recommend users read the privacy statements of each and every site that collects personally identifiable information. This privacy statement applies solely to information collected by The Sydney News.Net.

Managing personal information

If a user's personally identifiable information changes, or if a user no longer desires our service, we will provide a way to correct, update or remove that user's personal information provided to us.

Users who no longer wish to receive subscription services may opt-out of receiving these communications by alerting us. The option of doing this is provided with each communication that we impart.

Notification of changes

If at any time there is a change of policy in relation to policy then those changes will be notified under this section of our web site. This way users will always be aware of what information we do collect, how we may use it, and under what circumstances, if any any, that we may disclose it. As is the practice with the existing policy, if changes are made, users will have the option of discontinuing services or provision of private identifiable information.

Further Information

For any further information on the privacy policy of The Sydney News.Net please contact us by utilizing our contact by email form.