The Dash: Guidelines of Use and Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

Copyright Notice

Scotch Oakburn College encourages access to school information and provides on-line access to some College services. However, all material published on this website is protected so far as is allowed by the provisions of the Copyright Act 1968.

Apart from any use permitted by the Copyright Act, Scotch Oakburn College grants users of this site a licence (within the meaning of the Copyright Act) to download, print and otherwise reproduce the information for non-commercial purposes only.

If it is indicated on a website page that specific information may be used for commercial purposes, users are licensed to the extent so expressed and subject to the condition that the copyright owner´s name and interest in the information be acknowledged when the information is reproduced or quoted, either in whole or in part.

For permission to reproduce or use information on this web site beyond this limited licence, permission must be sought from the College. Contact information is below.


This website has been developed by Scotch Oakburn College to provide access to School  information, including text, images, maps and various forms of data and to information obtained from external sources. It also provides on-line access to some College services and transactions. All of the material published on this website is together referred to hereafter as "the information".

In those circumstances, no responsibility is accepted for the accuracy, completeness, or relevance to the user´s purpose, of the information and those using it for whatever purpose are advised to verify it with Scotch Oakburn College to obtain any appropriate advice.

No warranty is given that the information is free of infection by computer viruses or other contamination, nor that access to the website or any part of it will not suffer from interruption from time to time, without notice.

Any links to other websites that have been included on this website are provided for your convenience only. The College in its role as publisher of this website does not accept any responsibility for the accuracy, availability, or appropriateness to the user´s purposes, of any information or services on any other website.

The College and its staff do not accept liability however arising, including liability for negligence, for any loss resulting from the use of or reliance upon the information and/or reliance on its availability at any time.


For its efficient operation, Scotch Oakburn College, as a large organisation, needs to be able to collect, use and maintain personal information about members of the school community.

The College is bound by the National Privacy Principles contained in the Commonwealth Privacy Act 1988, as amended.

The Scotch Oakburn College Privacy Policy outlines how the College will use and manage personal information which it receives or collects. The College may, from time to time, review and update the Privacy Policy  to take account of new laws and terminology, changes to the College´s operations and practices, and to make sure it remains appropriate to the educational environment.