The moderation process
When you submit a contribution it will be checked for inappropriate language then, if approved, posted to an online forum.
Other users of an online forum may report your contribution to the department for checking.
What happens to my contribution?
All contributions submitted to an online forum will be analysed and used to inform policy advice.
About your contributions
The content of contributions to a department online forum are, and will be, treated by the Australian Government as non-confidential public information, and will be stored in a database.
The department makes no representation or warranty that it will respond to questions or comments contained in contributions to an online forum.
To seek a formal response from the department on a particular matter please address your request to the postal or email address notified on the 'Contact Us' page of the online forum to which you have contributed.