Announcement – ACT Seniors Week 2020

In response to the Australian Government’s health advice regarding the Coronavirus (COVID - 19) all ACT Seniors Week events hosted by COTA ACT will be postponed.

This includes the Chief Minister’s Concert, the ACT Seniors Week Expo and the Positive Ageing Awards.

COTA ACT will host ACT Seniors Week in spring 2020.

For more information phone 6282 3777

- COTA ACT staff will be available to answer calls between 9:00am – 5:00pm Monday to Friday. If you have any questions regarding your Seniors Card or any other services that we manage please call: 6282 3777.

- For information on the Coronavirus (COVID-19), please go to the ACT Health website or the Australian Government, Department of Health website.

- You can also call the Coronavirus Health Information Line on 1800 020 080

- If you have serious symptoms, such as difficulty breathing, call Triple Zero (000).

- The Australian Government Department of Health has a number of Coronavirus (COVID – 19) hygiene resources including factsheets and frequently asked question brochures available. You can access these resources via the Australian Government Department pf Health website.

Council on the Ageing (ACT) recognises the importance of confidential treatment of personal information and is committed to protecting the privacy of people who visit the ACT Seniors Card website and to satisfying all obligations regarding the protection of privacy and confidential information.

Council on the Ageing (ACT) makes a record of your visit to our website. The following information is collected to monitor the performance of the website: the user's server address; the user's top-level domain name (e.g. .com, .gov, .au, .uk); the date and time of the visit to the site; the pages accessed and documents downloaded and the type of browser used. This data does not include personal information and is not used to identify individual users.

Council on the Ageing (ACT) only collects personally identifying information if you voluntarily provide this information to us. This information will only be used to provide the service that you have requested. Council on the Ageing (ACT) will store the information collected and prevent any unauthorised access and improper use of this information through appropriate technologies and security methods.

The information collected from the website will not be disclosed to a third party except when legally required.

Council on the Ageing (ACT) is not responsible for the content of external internet sites. Links to other relevant websites have been provided in good faith. Other internet sites or services that may be accessible through the ACT Seniors Card website have separate data and privacy practices independent of us, and therefore we disclaim any responsibility or liability for their policies or actions. Please contact those vendors and others directly if you have any questions about their privacy policies.

Any questions regarding this privacy statement, or the way Council on the Ageing (ACT) collects information via the website, may be directed to .