Privacy Policy

The Institute for Regional Security respects your privacy. Protecting your personal information is important to us.

At the Institute we only collect information which is necessary to administer your membership or event participation. Information we collect is used to ensure that your status as a member or contact is recorded, to send regular mailouts/emails, and to keep you up to date with the various activities provided by The Institute including seminars, workshops and other national security activities.

The membership details are strictly confidential. We do not make them available to any outside organisation or allow any person except the Institute Management team to have access.  Membership forms will be destroyed after seven years in accordance with the requirements of the Australian Taxation Office. As a member or contact of the Institute you can see the information held about you through your membership/contact profile.

If you require further information on the personal details that The Institute For Regional Security has and how it is managed, please call 02 6295 1555, or write to The Institute For Regional Security, PO Box 4060, KINGSTON  ACT  2604.

If you would like more information about the Privacy Act, you can contact the Federal Privacy Commissioner’s hotline service on 1300 363 992 or visit the Privacy Commissioner’s website at

As a member of the Institute you receive invitations and discounted tickets to our events. You have access to Security Challenges, Australia’s leading peer reviewed journal on security policy, and access to The Regionalist, the Institute’s blog site. You help sustain the work of the Institute and are able to participate in its Governance at each year’s AGM.

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